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A joint study on game-playing in K-12 has found that educational game developers could improve the learning impact by making a few changes.
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It’s a ridiculous question, I know, but in the short film Sight the protagonist plays an augmented reality game …Dark Side
Gamestar MechanicPart 6 of MindShift’s Guide to Games and Learning.As game-based learning increases in popularity, it’s easy to get pigeon-holed into …Game Based Learning
Everything we’ve learned at @Q2L_NYC over 7 years leads to this: 7 principles of game-like learning #gbl #sxswedu pic.twitter.com/AXJNcaUYt7
A lot of peoplehave been asking me about an activity I have used called “The Amazing Race”. I’ve used the strategy at two professional learning …
Game-based learning doesn’t have to break the bank. That was the key point of my presentation at The Learning Assembly in Melbourne last week.Sure, …Game Based Learning
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Gamification User Types
When I created my gamification User Types definitions, it was with a mind to help people …
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Special Issue: Teaching with and about Games
Jennifer deWinter, Carly A. Kocurek
Judd Ethan Ruggill
Creating systems and tools that inspire life-changing educational experiences.
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The latest issue of Syllabus, an open access journal that explores the syllabus as a piece of scholarship that should be annotated and shared with …Game Based Learning
This article presents a brief overview of the concept of gamification and examines and compares gamification with edutainment and …
The Long Game: An Approach to Game DesignBy Veronica BrownIn an episode of Orange is the New Black (season 2, #7), Vee (the mentor) and Suzanne (the …Game Design
On 21 October 2015, we will finally arrive at the point in time that Marty McFly travels to in the 1989 sci-fi sequel, Back to the Future II. But if a teenager today were to drive Doc Brown’s DeLorean back to Hill Valley High, the film hero’s fictional school, would he or she notice any …Education
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Nov. 21, 2014 - I was invited by Academic Impressions to present a webinar on Game Design and Gamification Strategies for education.
The live webinar can be obtained from Academic Impressions:
This is the third in a three-part series on Gamifiying Your Instruction. (Catch up with Part One and Part Two.)The series is written by Karl Kapp, …
Gamification Blogs & Experts
Educators, gamers, game developers, and even parents and students are sharing their thoughts on gamification through …
Reaching Online Learners through Gamification InfographicA key issue within eLearning (and training in general) is generating enough motivation so …e-Learning
Instructor Steve Beatty talks about adding game-like study clues to his International Film Studies course with LearningStudio’s PathBuilder …Quizzes
In my last post, Following the Oregon Trail: Why Gaming Prevails in Education, I discussed the rationale for including games in pedagogy. Games are …
Participatory games let students see archival footage of events that happened in the places where they stand. (Rosenfeld Media/Flickr)The buzz around …Game Based Learning
Posted by Karl Kapp on February 1, 2015
The study is called “Video Game Training Enhances Cognition of Older Adults: A Meta-Analytic Study.”
The main …
Posted by Karl Kapp on January 13, 2015
Here are the results of an experimental study that compares the results of using a computer to teach (with no …
Image courtesy of Investigate NorthKathleen Petersen, Deputy Director of Research at the Petersen institute, has gone missing. Hoping to learn what …Alternate Reality
“A game is a series of interesting choices.”- Sid Meier (legendary game designer)
How can a serious game be developed using instruction design and …
Posted by Karl Kapp on January 5, 2015
The year 2014 was a fantastic year for gamification with lots of companies engaging in gamified solutions, more …