This is a Secret You Won't be Able to Keep! How Can Digital Badging Support and Motivate Student Learning? Digital Badges in the Classroom digital badges, student motivation, academic rewards ClassBadges ClassBadges is a free online tool where teachers can award badges to students for accomplishments or academic mastery. Through your teacher account, you can award badges customized for your classroom or school. Badges can easily be aligned to academic goals or associated with existing school awards.