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Director of Badge Research
Sheryl Grant is director of badge research at the Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory (HASTAC), which administered the Badges for Lifelong Learning Competition that awarded over $3 million to 30 digital badge development projects in 2012. Her book What Counts as Learning: Open Badges for New Opportunities is a synthesis of lessons learned from the first year of badge system design across 30 projects. Sheryl is currently completing her PhD dissertation on badges and reputation systems.