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Sheryl Grant
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Sheryl Grant

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Greetings all! I'm Sheryl Grant, part of the crew that launched the Badges for Lifelong Learning initiative a few years ago, and I'm doing my dissertation on badges. So I'm in deep. I also attended a university that didn't give out grades and that experience shaped my thinking about assessment and recognition. Looking forward to learning with everyone these next few weeks. 
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Great! No need to prepare much.  Just show up at the scheduled live session with a working microphone and webcam (if you want), log in as a guest, and I will give you the necessary rights.   I have a list of questions for the panel that I can send to you as well.
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Director, Social Networking HASTAC/MacArthur Foundation Digital Media Learning Competition
Sheryl Grant is Director of Social Networking for the HASTAC/MacArthur Foundation Digital Media and Learning Competition, and Director of Badge Research for HASTAC. She is finishing up her PhD at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill's School of Information and Library Science, where her research focuses on value-driven design, digital badge and reputation systems, and technology-mediated social participation.Read What Counts as Learning: Open Digital Badges for New Opportunities here. 

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