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3 examples of gamification in healthcare marketing

3 examples of gamification in healthcare marketing | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Here are three examples of how to integrate gamification into the marketing plan for your hospital or physician group.
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20 Augmented Reality Experiments in Education

20 Augmented Reality Experiments in Education | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Social learning is a subset of augmented reality - technology intersecting with traditional learning management to help users gather, interact, and learn.
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Gagné’s Nine Events of Instruction applied to Game Based Learning

Gagné’s Nine Events of Instruction applied to Game Based Learning | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Following on from a recent post The Pedagogies in Game Based Learning, this article will look at how Gagné’s Nine Events of Instruction can be applied to game based learning.
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Playing with llTeleportAgent

Playing with llTeleportAgent | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
From the workshop this time where I have been fiddling of late with the new llTeleportAgent function. I had seen examples of its use in sim navigation HUDs and decided to play with the function a l...
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elearn Magazine: Augmented Reality: A new way of augmented learning

elearn Magazine: Augmented Reality: A new way of augmented learning | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Augmented learning is defined as an on-demand learning technique where the learning environment adapts to the needs and inputs from learners [1].
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Infinite Thinking Machine 3.01 - Game On

The premiere of Season 3! Episode 3.01 is all about gaming in education. Call it "gamification" or "serious fun" or whatever else you like, we just know it's...
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Training Industry Quarterly - Fall 2012 - 5 Gaming Elements for Effective e-Learning

Training Industry Quarterly - Fall 2012 - 5 Gaming Elements for Effective e-Learning | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
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Playing by the Rules: The Cultural Policy Challenges of Video Games | The University of Chicago

A conference hosted by the Cultural Policy Center.

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Maker Faire New York: Voyager – A Video Game Made From Wool

Maker Faire New York: Voyager – A Video Game Made From Wool | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
“Oh my!” was pretty much my reaction when I came upon this video game made from felted wool, by — appropriately enough — Oh My! Me Studios. Voyager is a fixed shooter similar to Galaga,...
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| Celebrating Community, Art, and Fire through the principles of BURNING MAN

| Celebrating Community, Art, and Fire through the principles of BURNING MAN | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
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Are you a gamification wizard? Play the game.: Instructional Design and eLearning

Are you a gamification wizard? Play the game.: Instructional Design and eLearning | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
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Foldable.Me

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Foldables are your customisable cardboard friend. You choose what he or she looks like on the Foldable.Me website. Then we'll send him on a postal journey straight to your front door, wherever in world that might be.
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12 Ways Zombies Are Invading Academia | OEDb

12 Ways Zombies Are Invading Academia | OEDb | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
More and more classes seem to be rising from the crypts of academic departments, across America and beyond, to infect the unsuspecting student body with an interest in all things zombie-related.
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What Games Teach Us about Learning

What Games Teach Us about Learning | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Many teachers consider video games the antithesis of education. Boys especially are drawn in at the exclusion of all other interests (girls tend to be obsessed with social networking). But games can teach us a lot about learning.
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Game Based Learning: Financial Literacy Skills from Mindblown Labs

Game Based Learning: Financial Literacy Skills from Mindblown Labs | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Guest post from a terrific game based learning company, MIndblown Labs. Mindblown Labs (MBL) is an educational gaming start-up that creates mobile social games to empower teens and young adults with critical 21st century skills.
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The Androids are Coming! The Androids are Coming!

The Androids are Coming! The Androids are Coming! | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Just imagine the potential when the intelligence, creativity, empathy, and passion of teachers are combined with the power of e-learning technologies.
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A Gamified Web 2.0 Tool To Make Students Into DIY Makers

A Gamified Web 2.0 Tool To Make Students Into DIY Makers | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Are you looking for an innovative way to encourage creative thinking, innovative ideas, and gamification in the classroom? Well then there's a kid-friendly and parent-approved site called DIY.org that you should know about.
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Quick Guide to Gamification

Quick Guide to Gamification | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Game-based Learning (GBL) or gamification is one of the hottest topics in education because of the potential for learning that play has for students.
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Games, Gamification, and the Quest for Learner Engagement

Games, Gamification, and the Quest for Learner Engagement | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Game-based learning can turn disconnected, bored learners into engaged participants.
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Freeplay reminds us videogames matter: the 'culture' debate is over

Freeplay reminds us videogames matter: the 'culture' debate is over | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Last week’s Freeplay Independent Games Festival in Melbourne served as a reminder that videogames – all videogames – are culturally significant.Freeplay, which gives people from Australia’s videogame…...
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