Title of Session (should also be the title of your Wiki page): Open Badges experience, or how a global project can take a place in a local community
Facilitator(s): Julia Buchner
Are you paid or volunteer staff?: Volunteer
Area of Contribution (Team Name): Mozilla FR / Education
How are you currently involved with the community?
I'm volunteer in Mozilla project as a Mozilla FR volunteer (localization, documentation, event organizer, community manager) and as a Remo member.
Location of Work (where do you reside?): Paris | France
Talk Length (please choose between 30, 60, 90, 120 minutes): 30 minutes
The session will focus on how a global project can attract new persons in the community. After a presentation of the project, Open Badges, the audience will be invited to interact trough a debate on how we can use this project on a local scale, to encourage "young" volunteers and to convert new ones.
How your session furthers the MozCamp Goals (https://wiki.mozilla.org/MozCampEU2012/Tracks):
This session will be built as a workshop where everybody can exchange tricks, experiences and ideas, in aim to build new community around an education project, Open badges.
Expected Outcome or Deliverable:
- talking about Open Badges project with volunteers
- collecting ideas and stories about what others communities have done for increasing them with education projects
Desired Audience Type or Skill-set: Nothing - this workshop is open to everyone!
Equipment Needs (Video projector already included):
- post-its to write down ideas
- pin walls to pin them
To Be Completed by the Audience
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- Jebnoun Melek
- Alina Mierlus