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By tsasser | Integrating games-based learning and gamification into the classroom.
Around a billion and a half people all play video games of some sort. That’s more than 20% of the world’s population. Video games have become a part of life. They are now more than just leisure and entertainment. They are mainstream media, an everyday method of storytelling and representation. …Game Based Learning
The research branch of the Department of Education has greatly expanded its support for game developers.
Game firms looking to develop learning games …Grant Writing
By Paul Darvasi
At what point does an educator turn to games? K-12 educators have a good track record of using games to engage children, but when it …Game Based Learning
April 16, 2015 - This is my presentation on issues and research regarding gamification in higher education for the e-Learning Consortium of Colorado (eLCC) conference.
"Gamification is the application of game elements to non game context to influence user behavior. Gamified learning is to …Learning
Ever since I first read James Paul Gee’s book about What Video Games Have to Teach us About Learning and Literacy, I’ve been intrigued by the idea of …Game Based Learning
Computer science instructor Douglas Kiang has developed a unique approach to personalized learning by understanding how his students like to play …Game Based Learning
PlayMaker SchoolHow can we make school a joyful experience without sacrificing rigor? What’s the best way to measure true learning? What’s the …Education
The Principal 50: Critical Leadership Questions for Inspiring Schoolwide Excellence
Baruti K. Kafele offers a powerful examination of what …e-Learning
SpaceChem is a unique game in a lot of ways, not least because it manages to do a fairly successful job of translating the experinece of programming …Game Based Learning
By Paul Darvasi
Tensions ran high as a stern detective interrogated a group of American students at a Beijing police station. The questions were fired …Game Based Learning
(Slides from Jane McGonigal at the Game Developers Conference 2011, Serious Games Summit, Gamification Day)
If you hate the term gamification, you're not alone: Plenty of game developers think gamification sounds cynical and opportunistic -- a way to motivate gamers to do something they' ordinarily …Game Design
Teachers predominantly use games as rewards or reinforcement, rather than starting points for learning.Photo illustration by Slate. Photo by Brad …Game Based Learning
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
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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: