Sheryl Grant

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Sheryl
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Dr. Sheryl Grant is a user experience researcher and digital strategist. During her tenure at HASTAC she was director of social networking for the HASTAC/MacArthur Foundation Digital Media and Learning Competition from 2008 to 2017, and director of alternative credentials and badge research from 2014 to 2017. 

Her user experience research focuses on applying a values-driven, problem-centered approach to designing and developing new technologies. She is currently director of research for the Community Success Institute and RyeCatcher Education, working with L. Arthi Krishnawami on developing tools that promote trust frameworks in learning environments. 

 

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Curate, Credential and Carry Forward Digital Learning Evidence & Digital Badges: National Forum, November 13, 2014

November 13 2014
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Colleagues in Australia are hosting an exciting forum about badges in higher ed, and educators are invited to follow along during the broadcast. Please check here to convert and confirm time zones for Melbourne, Australia for this event. Information about registration is located below. Mozilla's...
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Conference: Forging Alliances for Action: Culturally Responsive Evaluation and Assessment Across Fields of Practice | September 18-20, 2014

Conference: Forging Alliances for Action: Culturally Responsive Evaluation and Assessment Across Fields of Practice | September 18-20, 2014

September 18 2014 to September 20 2014
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The core mission of the Center for Culturally Responsive Evaluation and Assessment (CREA) is to generate evidence for policy making that is not only methodologically but also culturally and contextually defensible. In today’s pluralistic societies, to achieve valid and actionable conclusions from...
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