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The Gamification of Education Infographic #gamification #edtech

The Gamification of Education Infographic #gamification #edtech | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
Gamification has tremendous potential in the education space. How can we use it to deliver truly meaningful experiences to students? Learn all about the impact of gaming on education in this infographic.
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Brainy Gamer: Putting a newsgame to the test

Brainy Gamer: Putting a newsgame to the test | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
In the opening chapter of their book, Newsgames: Journalism at Play, co-authors Ian Bogost, Simon Ferrari, and Bobby Schweizer describe the game Cutthroat Capitalism and its origins as a 2009 Wired magazine piece. Cutthroat Capitalism, the print article, presented an economic analysis of Somali pirate activity in the Gulf of Aden, with colorful pages full of infographics, charts, and diagrams (many drawn in 8-bit pixel art style) illustrating the economic dimension of ransom piracy in the region
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In Serious Games, Analytics Are Everything! by Andrew Hughes : Learning Solutions Magazine

In Serious Games, Analytics Are Everything! by Andrew  Hughes : Learning Solutions Magazine | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
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Benefits of Gaming: What Research Shows

Benefits of Gaming: What Research Shows | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
It's still early days in research around games and learning, but a few significant studies show important trends.
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UK gamers: more women play games than men, report finds - The Guardian

UK gamers: more women play games than men, report finds - The Guardian | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
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UK gamers: more women play games than men, report finds
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Based on interviews with 4,000 UK residents, the research asserts that women now account for 52% of the gaming audience, up from 49% three years ago.
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Institute of Play

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We bring together game design, rigorous research & interdisciplinary partnerships to create, study and promote game-based materials, strategies and systems as critical tools for personal and social development.
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#hangoutsonairUma Menon, Brendon Trombley, and Liza Stark

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#hangoutsonairUma Menon, Brendon Trombley, and Liza Stark - Institute of Play – Google+
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Credly Integration | BadgeOS

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10 Great Learning Game Design Links | The Upside Learning Blog

10 Great Learning Game Design Links | The Upside Learning Blog | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
Find list of 10 Great Learning Game Design Links - Resources for Designing Game Based Learning (GBL).
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Stencyl: Make iPhone, iPad, Android & Flash Games without code

Stencyl: Make iPhone, iPad, Android & Flash Games without code | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
Make iOS (iPhone/iPad), Android, Flash, Windows & Mac games without code using Stencyl.
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What Keeps Students Motivated to Learn?

What Keeps Students Motivated to Learn? | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
What keeps students motivated to learn? Relevance, connections, and their teachers' emotional investment, among just a few criteria.
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The Only Learning Resources Your Children Will Ever Need To Be Smarter

The Only Learning Resources Your Children Will Ever Need To Be Smarter | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
What are the best websites that help children learn? This list covers a variety of tools and resources geared toward preparing your child for greatness.
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Play Play Learn

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Play Play Learn provides educational resources and consulting services to connect games and learning, both in and out of the classroom, for all ages.
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Infographic on Creative Commons - What Can You Use? How do You Cite?

Infographic on Creative Commons - What Can You Use? How do You Cite? | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
Digital Literacy includes obeying copyright and fair use laws. I've written about this in my article, "How to Find License Free Content for School Projects" and it has been highlighted by Edutopia ...
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Learning, Education, and Games Book Series

Learning, Education, and Games Book Series | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
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Hi! soon this great book will be available for free download! Enjoy!

- By the way I have contributed to it by writing chapter 12: Developing Goals and Objectives for Gameplay and Learning. 

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Online Code Editor - Codeanywhere

Online Code Editor - Codeanywhere | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
Codeanywhere is a free online code editor with syntax highlighting and a FTP client
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▶ "What Not to Do With Native Americans In Games" - [06/13/2014] - YouTube

Manuel Marcano and Elizabeth LaPensée discuss how to thoughtfully include Native Americans in games, and what not to do. Manuel Marcano @CavalierGames http:/...
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A New iPad Game to Teach Argument

A New iPad Game to Teach Argument | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
Learn all about Mars Generation One: Argubot Academy, a new iOS tablet game from Educator Innovator partners GlassLab and the National Writing Project. This and more in the latest Educator Innovator newsletter.
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WordPress › BadgeOS « WordPress Plugins

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BadgeOS turns your site into an achievement and badging system. Easily create badges and set up the steps and achievements users complete to earn them

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Drupal - Goals Module - Gamification for your Drupal site.

A demonstration of the Goals Module for Drupal 7. This is a module that has been developed to enhance the capabilities of gamification on Drupal. It includes "Goals"…
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Three Awesome Games That Help Kids Make Games

Three Awesome Games That Help Kids Make Games | C Weitze - Design of Serious Games | Scoop.it
Summer break presents the perfect opportunity for students to dig into games and build skills that'll reap huge rewards when they return in the fall. Game making can be one of the best ways to get students thinking creatively while cultivating useful technical literacies, and there's a ton of absorbing tools that students won't tire of over the long break. Here are three options to choose from depending on the type of technology students have at home.
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