Employers provide recommendations to students upon their completion of an in-class project or challenge. 

Students can showcase their recommendations to employers on and off Riipen for potential job opportunities. 

Employers can gauge talent for future hiring by tracking the recommendations they have given to students in their talent pool. 

Educators can incorporate employer feedback into their grading by accessing student recommendations from their course page. 


  • Employers provide ratings for verified skills identified by the educator and employer in their assignment and in-class project pages.
  • Employers provide ratings for students' core competencies, which include Communication, Creativity, Critical Thinking, and Professionalism.
  • Employers provide both public and private written feedback. 
  • Students can share recommendations with employers on and off Riipen.