Erin Knight – Mozilla Open Badges

Description

In this week’s connected learning webinar, we explore how Mozilla and others are working to help solve the problem of recognizing and legitimizing learning and skill development that happens outside of the classroom.

About the Speaker:

Erin Knight subbed in for Mark Surman on this session
Erin Knight is the Senior Learning Director at Mozilla and currently spearheads the learning and badge work, overseeing the building of learning pathways for webmaker skills, as well as the development of the Open Badge Infrastructure. She previously worked in the education tech industry and ran a learning research center at UC Berkeley.

To view an in-depth list of resources accumulated and questions posed throughout this webinar, as well as a detailed list of Google+ hangout participants, please click here.

Connectedlearning.tv’s weekly webinar series features hand-selected researchers, practitioners, educators, and thought leaders from the DML field whose work relates to connected learning’s principles.

Creator/Author(s)
Digital Media and Learning Research Hub
License

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License

Publication Date
Tuesday, May 01, 2012