Digital Promise is an independent, bipartisan 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization authorized by Congress to spur innovation in education for all levels of learners. Positioned at the intersection of educators, entrepreneurs, and researchers, Digital Promise identifies, develops, and promotes strategies to improve education and provide Americans with the knowledge and skills needed to compete in the global economy. Founded in 2011, Digital Promise is a fast-paced, growing, entrepreneurial organization that values and rewards performance, collaboration and innovation.
Director, Educator Micro-Credentials
The micro-credentialing initiative aims to celebrate and spotlight educators as they develop and share their competencies with engaging and supporting student learning. The micro-credentialing system is a platform for educators to earn non-traditional credentials to be used for displaying competencies for personal development and career advancement. Please see www.digitalpromise.org/microcredentials for more information.
The Director will lead this important and innovative initiative and serve on the Digital Promise leadership team. He/she will oversee all aspects of the project including ensuring the technical platform serves the initiative, that content is high quality and that all communications and outreach efforts are clear. The Director will develop and implement a partnership strategy and engage with external partners to ensure successful development and implementation. This is an exciting opportunity to join at the ground level of an emerging trend and work within a nimble, fast, and entrepreneurial enterprise.
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