George Lucas Educational Foundation

Philipp Schmidt

MIT Director's Fellow

I am a Director's Fellow at the MIT Media Lab, where I lead the Learning over Education (L0E) initiative, teach courses, and conduct research. I am also a cofounder and board member of Peer 2 Peer University (P2PU), a non-profit organization and online community that experiments with new ways of learning. I served on the founding board of the OpenCourseWare Consortium and co-authored the Cape Town Open Education Declaration.

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