Which professionalism skills can be measured?
The Pearson PSC Framework is rooted in research and aligned with frequently used CS21 Frameworks to identify general skills and provide a consistent taxonomy. As a leader in connecting education to employment, Pearson is developing this framework to include skills that support ongoing development throughout the learner’s lifetime tied to credentialing and demonstrable outcomes through Acclaim.
The Pearson PSC Framework includes:
- Communication: Multimodal
- Creativity/Critical Thinking
- Mindset and Self-Management/Initiative
- Social Responsibility
What do Acclaim badges for Professionalism demonstrate?
Learners can showcase basic proficiency in Professionalism to potential employers via email and social media. Employers are able to identify specific capabilities tied to needed professionalism in job candidates with verifiable badges.
Why should I accept and share my Professionalism Badges?
Professionalism Badges serve as portable evidence of your accomplishments, making it it easy for employers to verify and learn more about your skills.
Soft skills, such as Professionalism, can be difficult to represent on resumes. With these digital badges, learners have credentials that easily display on their social profiles or in emails for employers. Badges help individuals with their professional development and set themselves apart from others by showcasing their skills.
How do I get started and share my badges?
- Once you receive your badge notification email from Acclaim, follow the instructions to set up and confirm your Acclaim account.
- From your Acclaim account, claim and share your badges via email, the web, and social networks as you wish.