Credly users benefit from a world-class set of strategic partnerships that help digital credentials connect talent to opportunity across all sectors and industries.
American Council on Education (ACE)
American Council on Education (ACE) is the major coordinating body for all the nation’s higher education institutions, representing nearly 1,800 college and university presidents and related associations. The American Council on Education’s College Credit Recommendation Service (CREDIT®) connects workplace learning with colleges and universities by helping students gain access to academic credit for formal training taken outside traditional degree programs. Through ACE CREDIT’s partnership with Credly, corporations, professional and volunteer associations, schools, training suppliers, labor unions and government agencies that offer training recommended for college credit can now issue secure, portable, and data-rich digital badges that recognize professional and academic achievement.
The American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) is the center for association leadership, representing both organizations and individual association professionals. With over 30,000 individual members in more than a dozen association management disciplines from executive management to finance to technology, ASAE represents more than 7,400 organizations. ASAE and Credly have collaborated on a crowd-sourced challenge to close the skills gap; on a convening of association professionals and related research focused on innovative approaches to learning, engagement and certification; and in other ways to bring focus on how associations can amplify their impact through innovations in credentialing and education at scale.
Read more about the crowdsourced challenge to close the skills gap.
Canvas by Instructure is one of the most popular Learning Management System (LMS) platform providers in the world, offering schools and students across the United States an intuitive platform for learning and classroom administration. Credly’s integration with Canvas includes a rules engine that allows digital credentials to be triggered automatically upon completion of Canvas modules, assignments or other important achievement milestones. Credly also works with Canvas’ sibling, Bridge, serving the corporate talent and development sector.
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Destiny Solutions provides higher education institutions serving non-traditional students with technology tools and platforms that power customer service, enrollment management, and strategic growth. Credly helps Destiny Solutions empower lifelong learners with portable, useable evidence of their academic achievements in the form of digital credentials.
Read more about Credly’s integration into the Destiny One platform.
Lumina Foundation is the nation’s largest private foundation focused solely on increasing Americans’ success in higher education, with an endowment of more than $1 billion. Lumina’s “Goal 2025” represents Lumina’s ambition to increase the proportion of Americans with high-quality degrees, certificates and other credentials to 60 percent by 2025. Credly was the recipient of Lumina’s first-ever direct investment through its social investment fund, the Lumina Impact Fund, and Credly takes an active role in Lumina’s credentialing efforts, including serving on the technical advisory board of Credential Engine.
Wiley is a leading global provider of knowledge and knowledge-enabled services that improve outcomes in areas of research, professional practice and education. The collaboration combines Wiley’s unique positioning at the intersection of education institutions, employers, governments, associations and learned societies, with Credly’s enterprise-class platform to support meaningful credentialing at scale. The partnership further enables Wiley’s ongoing efforts identifying talent deficits among those seeking employment, addressing skills gaps in the workforce, and facilitating access to actionable information in both academic and professional settings.