Linked Learning Silver Certification

Silver certification demonstrates a pathway has the core components of a high-quality Linked Learning in place, serves as an important milestone your journey to quality and equity, and provides an opportunity for the community to recognize and celebrate your accomplishments. The Linked Learning Silver Certification™ standards were developed in collaboration with the diverse field of Linked Learning educators and support continuous improvement for all.

Preparing for Silver certification provides pathway teams the opportunity to integrate their work under the Linked Learning framework and establish a solid foundation for pathway growth and improvement. Pathways join a robust community of educators, industry partners, and community stakeholders dedicated to high-quality college and career learning across the nation.

seeking silver

Silver certification is reviewed on a rolling basis. Pathways engage in the certification process using the certification platform.

The following resources are provided to help pathways on their journey to Silver.

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Silver certification is valid for two years, after which pathways must resubmit evidence for Silver renewal or apply for Gold certification.