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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Open Badges and Learning: A Disruptive Technology for Education and Accreditation? (WEBINAR)

Open Badges and Learning: A Disruptive Technology for Education and Accreditation? (WEBINAR)

May 9 2012
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Join Dr. Kyle L. Peck of Pennsylvania State University, for a webinar on badges. According to some, there's a "badging movement" underway that has the potential to change the landscape of education. Learners will be accumulating "digital badges" that are not just icons representing something they...
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2012 FT/CITI INGENUITY AWARDS

March 31 2012
From our colleagues at EdSurge: Here's a great shot at building your global brand: a brand new award program sponsored by the Financial Times and Citi. (Full disclosure: EdSurge is supporting this award, too, by bringing you all the gory details!) Among those recognized by this new award will be...
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