Digital Credentials

The Revolution of STEAM Education

Through Financial Literacy ▪ Blockchain Technology ▪ Entertainment ▪ Entrepreneurship

The Digital Badge & Skillcoin Rewards System™

The Micro-Credentialing Platform That Fuels The Community On Demand Digital Economy

STEM Direct Youth Chamber of Commerce
We provide assessments, community engagement strategies and partnership plans to identify growth opportunities within each community’s ecosystem.
Chamber Games
Micro-Credentialing System
CoD Network & Impact Funds
Job Board & STEAM Careers
Business Directory

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What Exactly Are Digital Badges & Micro-Credentials?
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Our Digital Badge Currencies

Digital Badges SKILLS ASSESSMENT TOOLS View Gallery Graphic icons and blockchain technologies that help learners digitally transform and promote the value of their knowledge, capabilities, interests, STEAM skills and achievements. Skill Bills ECONOMY POINTS & COUPONS Learn more Awarded to users for interacting and engaging in activities that sustain the Community On Demand digital economy. Skillcoin Rewards STUDENT STIPENDS NOMINATION FORM Earn cash rewards when you submit digital proof of your achievements and are awarded with digital badges eGift Cards DIGITAL BADGE SPONSORSHIPS View Gallery Purchase STEAM Education eGift Cards to sponsor a student's ability to earn while they learn. $10-$50 each
(100% tax deductible donation)

*All digital badge funding are tax-deductible donations to The NEXT Steps Youth Entrepreneur Program (a 501c3 nonprofit organization)

How To Help Our Economy

JOIN. Join or form a Junior Executive Management (JEM) Team when you become a registered member of the NEXT Steps Partners In Education Network.

FORM. Choose from one of nine work-based learning experiences to form a mission statement and goal for your JEM Team.

TRAIN. Use our education technology platform and learning tools to transform your knowledge, capabilities, interests, STEAM skills and achievements into digital badges and micro-certifications.

SUSTAIN. Participate in our professional development, continuing education workshops and Community On Demand play dates to promote your digital badges and convert your micro-credentials into employment opportunities and business ventures.


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