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Paper: Digital game-based learning: Towards an experiential gaming model

Paper: Digital game-based learning: Towards an experiential gaming model | are you game | Scoop.it
The thesis that I read, called Digital game-based learning: Towards an experiential gaming model, introduced a model to represent the way that we learn through educational games. Do not that this m...

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Accessible Gaming

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Click here for plain text version of this post. At a schools conference last week, I was asked about accessibility and gaming by a teacher who had a student who had suddenly lost vision following a...
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Game-based learning and the library : #LibTechNotes

Game-based learning and the library : #LibTechNotes | are you game | Scoop.it
The 2012 Horizon Report, self defined as a comprehensive research venture that identifies and describes emerging technologies likely to have a large impact over the coming five years in education around the globe, fixes in ...
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Educating Players: Are Games the Future of Education? - Scientific American (blog)

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Scientific American (blog)Educating Players: Are Games the Future of Education?
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Do Students Benefit from Game-Based Learning? [#Infographic]

Do Students Benefit from Game-Based Learning? [#Infographic] | are you game | Scoop.it
New stats help educators weigh the impact of video games on education.
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What Video Games Have to Teach us About Learning & Literacy ...

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I would still not recommend this text to the average “gamer” or someone interested in using video games in learning. This book presents itself as a bridge between great game design and great instructional design through ...
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New ‘gamification’ school opens for kids in the classroom | Virtual Web NEWS

New ‘gamification’ school opens for kids in the classroom | Virtual Web NEWS | are you game | Scoop.it
More #gbl than #gamifiedclassroom http://t.co/5dd6nsOV but still interesting.
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What is the Effect Of Digital Game Based Learning On Ninth Grade Students’ Math Achievement?

DIXIE K. SWEARINGEN (2011) Effect of Digital Game Based Learning on Ninth Grade Students’ Mathematics Achievement, A Dissertation submitted to the graduate faculty in partial fulfillment of t...
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What The Gaming Industry Needs to Do for Game-Based Learning

What The Gaming Industry Needs to Do for Game-Based Learning | are you game | Scoop.it
by Justin Marquis Ph.D., OnlineUniversities.com One of my favorite moments in the 1968 film The Planet of the Apes is when the orangutan Dr. Zaius, Minister of Science and Chief Defender of the Fai...
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Serious games make serious moolah - UKauthorITy.com

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Serious games make serious moolahUKauthorITy.comAcademic research shows that games-based learning improves outcomes, she said.
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games-based-learning blog: Motivation, Motivation, Motivation

games-based-learning blog: Motivation, Motivation, Motivation | are you game | Scoop.it
Examples include using video games to reinforce concepts in math and science or incorporating Twitter into a real-time discussion board during class. Research on the effects of newer technologies for learning is thin, ...
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The Pedagogies in Game Based Learning: A Case Study of Teacher Attitudes & Perceptions

The Pedagogies in Game Based Learning: A Case Study of Teacher Attitudes & Perceptions | are you game | Scoop.it
As some of you may know I'm studying a Masters in Technology in Learning and have been focusing on Serious Games. I wanted to share my project with the community!
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Experts Ask - Learning Games Network

Experts Ask - Learning Games Network | are you game | Scoop.it
The Learning Games Network is a non-profit spin-off of the MIT Education Arcade dedicated to sparking innovation in games-based learning.
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Theories of Games and Interaction for Design (2: Education vs ...

Theories of Games and Interaction for Design (2: Education vs ... | are you game | Scoop.it
This is a re-posting of my reflection for the first course of the Graduate Certificate Program in Serious Game Design and Research at Michigan State University. Please note: these posts are not intended as any kind of ...
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Brain Waves Predict Video Game Aptitude - Science News - redOrbit

Brain Waves Predict Video Game Aptitude - Science News - redOrbit | are you game | Scoop.it
A person’s aptitude for video games can be predicted by their brain waves, according to a new study published in the journal Psychophysiology.
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International Journal of Game Theory and Technology ( IJGTT ...

... Modeling Players strategies; Social Learning and Video Games; Dynamic game play; Design models and patterns for Game-Based Learning; Natural Language Interaction; Game-Based Learning Technologies; Games for ...
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10 Books for Reading to Level Up on Game-Based Learning

10 Books for Reading to Level Up on Game-Based Learning | are you game | Scoop.it
What books have you read for game-based learning? Which one would you like to recommend for others? Here is a list of the most mentioned books in articles of game-based learning. Part of this list ...
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Interview: Sue Bohle on Serious Games

Interview: Sue Bohle on Serious Games | are you game | Scoop.it
But even back then, as I noticed the level of engagement games engendered with kids, I wondered about the application of games to learning. To be honest, the Atari series of games that most fascinated me at the time were ...
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Learning + Video Games ≠ Gamification | The Tech Savvy Educator

Learning + Video Games ≠ Gamification | The Tech Savvy Educator | are you game | Scoop.it
Quite often it's the oversimplification of game design and instructional design theories, leading many teachers to just turn learning into a cheap facsimile of a game (which has its advantages and disadvantages).
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Alternate Reality Gaming for Kids

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Daniel Donahoo: "One of the most enjoyable games I’ve been a part of in recent times has been an Alternate Reality Game (ARG) being run by an innovative teacher from Australia" ...

 

DRC: Jess McCulloch's participation at StoryWorld 2012 last week sparked a lot of interest.  So, here's an article from the archive which gives great insight into the fantastic work that she's doing ...


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Game-Based Learning in Higher Education

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Is game-based learning(GBL) only good for young students? Who is using game-based learning in the higher education courses? How is it implemented into the curriculum? From Anne Derryberry̵...
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Instructional Games: A Framework | Knowledge Platform: E ...

Instructional Games: A Framework | Knowledge Platform: E ... | are you game | Scoop.it
In the last few years, there has been a lot of excitement about games in E-Learning. While everyone understands the concept of games (didn't we all grow up playing games?), we see different interpretations of the word ...
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Good news for gamers' workplace prospects - nebusiness.co.uk

Good news for gamers' workplace prospects - nebusiness.co.uk | are you game | Scoop.it
Good news for gamers' workplace prospectsnebusiness.co.ukSPENDING your free time playing online games can boost your leadership skills and learning at work, according to researchers at Newcastle University Business School.
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NewSchools Invests $200K in LGN to Expand Immersive Learning ...

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The Learning Games Network is a non-profit spin-off of the MIT Education Arcade dedicated to sparking innovation in games-based learning.
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games-based-learning blog: The Future of Learning Technologies

games-based-learning blog: The Future of Learning Technologies | are you game | Scoop.it
It argues that games based learning is on the rise and it is effective as games “provide meaning through real engagement, immediate feedback and a sense of accomplishment that is well-integrated with sound pedagogy”.
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Learning Conflict Without Hostility Through Gaming - Father Geek

Learning Conflict Without Hostility Through Gaming - Father Geek | are you game | Scoop.it
By Jamey Stegmaier Guest Contributor. When I was a kid, I wanted to conquer the world. Through the game of Risk, of course, not actual global conquest. I loved Risk. I played the game every day at family reunions, and I was ...
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