EXPLORE: CHICAGO BADGES

Badges help tell a story of what you know and what you can do. Explore your interest and earn digital badges by completing online challenges or participating in programs across the city.

Not sure where to start? Check out all of the badges you can earn below.

CITY BADGES (31)
EXPLORE BADGES
  • CIW YOU(th) Speaker Connect

    CIW Speaker Connect provides students with opportunities for deeper engagement, knowledge and interaction.

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  • Geek Squad Academy

    At Geek Squad Academy, Junior Agents learn how to design buildings, make movies, produce music, build robots, and be good digital citizens. In 2 days, you'll be...

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  • TWC: Advocates in Action

    Earn this badge by participating in The Anti-Cruelty Society's Teens Who Care volunteer program! Help out around the shelter by completing a variety of tasks in...

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  • Museums in the Park: Shedd Aquarium

    Students, receive free general admission to Shedd Aquarium on Monday, August 29, 2016 or Tuesday, August 30, 2016 from 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM through CPS Connects an...

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  • Digital Discovery - Health and Medicine

    The medical world can be a confusing place. Patients and their families might feel overwhelmed by the complicated explanations they get from their healthcare pr...

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  • Arts and Democracy

    To receive this badge, students must demonstrate that they understand ways by which the arts and democracy intersect. For instance: 1) how the arts can be used ...

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  • Yollocalli Youth Council

    You earned this badge because you were an active member in the Yollocalli Youth Council. You participated in over 10 Youth Council meetings and helped research...

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  • Spark Alumni Ambassador- Reflection

    This badge demonstrates that your Spark skills are on the next level! You will have the chance to talk about your expertise from having worked with the Spark Pr...

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  • Chicago Teen Lit Fest Teen Advisory Council: Reflection

    The Chicago Teen Lit Fest Teen Advisory Council: Reflection badges shows that you have effectively reflected on experiences and outcomes of the festival in orde...

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  • Immunization Producers

    Working with adults is crucial to raising their awareness around Immunizations factors.

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  • Maximizing Student Success

    It is important to build a strong foundation early for students to grow from along their journey from Pre-K to College and Career. Help your child understand th...

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  • Money Matters: Beginner

    Balancing finances is an important part of leading a happy life. Learn strategies to maximize use of your earnings with these lynda.com courses. Courses include...

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  • Time Management 101

    Juggling responsibilities can be a tough task when everything seems like a high priority. Hone your current time management strategies or perhaps learn somethin...

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  • Spirit of Chicago

    This year’s camp theme, Explore the Spirit of Chicago -My Neighborhood, Our City, offers unique ways for campers to investigate our neighborhoods and our city...

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  • Public Speaking: Intermediate

    Talking in front of an audience, big or small, is a skill anyone can learn. Further develop your public speaking skills with these courses. Courses included: "S...

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  • Back to Business Basics

    Whether starting your own business or being interested in the career field of business in general, the LEARN 24/7 "Back to Business Basics" playlist is a great ...

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