Marianne Malmstrom, aka Knowclue, is a recognized leader in the use of virtual environments, digital games and multimedia in education.
A "cognitive architect" at The Elisabeth Morrow School, she draws on over 30 years experience as a classroom teacher and administrator to build innovative learning spaces for students. She has worked with colleagues to develop a school-wide multimedia program that has received international recognition including awards from both WLIW’s Celebration of Teaching & Learning and Flat Classroom Project’s NetGen Project. She is best known for her pioneering work in machinima, Minecraft, citizenship and safety.
In 2010, Marianne was honored by the New Jersey State Legislature for excellence in education leadership and service. In 2011, she was selected by the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) as part of its Teachers of the Future Program. In 2012, she was invited to participate in the Born This Way Foundation launch.