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Blowing up the grade book - Chris Haskell

If you had five minutes on stage what would you say? What if you only got 20 slides and they rotated automatically after 15 seconds? Around the world geeks h...
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GinikaMbanugo's curator insight, April 30, 2013 6:28 AM

If only that University of Nigeria Nsukka is not an interesting institution non would have not been their for any academic work.Visit http://www.unn.edu.ng for information.

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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 | Game Based eLearning | 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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Game Based Learning in Vietnam Schools

Game Based Learning in Vietnam Schools | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it

Playing Games is Educational. G-Learning (Game based Learning) applies educational content in the class room. The G-Learning purpose is to improve the efficiency in the academic achievements of the students.


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Top 10 Online Communities for Educators of Game-Based Learning

Top 10 Online Communities for Educators of Game-Based Learning | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it
Education Secretary Arne Duncan declared August Connected Educator Month. For those educators who are interested in using game-based learning might like to join a community and connect with others ...

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Exploring the Factors Influencing Learning Effectiveness in Digital Game-based Learning

It was found that many factors interactively influence students’ effectiveness of knowledge acquisition in DGBL. Students’ learning motivation, learning ability, and playing skill could be key factors that collectively influence the effectiveness of knowledge acquisition in DGBL. Also, students’ learning motivation, learning ability, and playing skill were affected by their playing motivation, prior knowledge, as well as online game experience respectively. The results of this study may help teachers consider how effectively utilizing an educational game for enhancing students’ learning effectiveness in DGBL.


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The Future of Gaming: a Portrait of the New Gamers | Games + Learning for Higher Education | Scoop.it

The Future of Gaming: a Portrait of the New Gamers | Games + Learning for Higher Education | Scoop.it | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it

"The study offers 3 key insights into the evolution of gaming (explained in more detail below): - Games go beyond the screen - Life becomes play - Social matures into societal   The study included a Web survey amongst 290 smartphone owners between...


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The 20 Best Blogs About Game-Based Learning - Online Colleges

The 20 Best Blogs About Game-Based Learning - Online Colleges | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it

Game-based learning is gaining traction in many areas. There are concerns, but there is also much to suggest that game-based learning helps students learn academic subjects. Here is a listing of 20 blogs that discuss game-based learning, with descriptions that provide information so you may choose which you might like to follow.


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Learning Technology | 7 Things You Should Know About Gaming Pedagogy

Learning Technology | 7 Things You Should Know About Gaming Pedagogy | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it

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

Paper: Digital game-based learning: Towards an experiential gaming model | Game Based eLearning | 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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Jane McGonigal: Gaming can make a better world | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Games like World of Warcraft give players the means to save worlds, and incentive to learn the habits of heroes. What if we could harness this gamer power to solve real-world problems? Jane McGonigal says we can, and explains how.
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Your Digital Footprint

A presentation that was given to high school students about managing and understanding their digital identity...

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An Educators Guide To Twitter - LiveBinder

An Educators Guide To Twitter - LiveBinder | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it
Over 150 Resources To Help Teachers Get Started With Twitter...
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The 50 Best Videos For Teachers Interested In Gamification

The 50 Best Videos For Teachers Interested In Gamification | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it
Gaming in education is a really big deal, and a very fun way to get students more involved and interested in education.

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The gamification brain trust: 6 experts on why game elements are critical in our work and social lives | Playful Learning

The gamification brain trust: 6 experts on why game elements are critical in our work and social lives | Playful Learning | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it
Six gamification experts tell us what they think about how to properly motivate people through game-like activities.

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Visions with video games | University of Western Sydney (UWS)

Visions with video games | University of Western Sydney (UWS) | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it

Gaming technology is being used at the MARCS Institute to find out how blind people read braille. By using the infrared cameras of Nintendo’s Wii remote controls, Visiting Professor Ronan Reilly and a team of scientists at UWS are looking for ways to make reading braille easier for blind people. As a result of their research, they have found some evidence that very fast readers use the part of the brain used for hearing.

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5 Simple Things Educators Can Do To Promote GBL

5 Simple Things Educators Can Do To Promote GBL | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it

Here are several things that educators at all levels can do to help make game-based learning a reality in their classrooms and to help spread the word.


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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 | Game Based eLearning | 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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Games For Change Part 2: How We Ran Our Learning Game Design Workshop | elearning&knowledge_management

Games For Change Part 2: How We Ran Our Learning Game Design Workshop | elearning&knowledge_management | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it

This marks part two of our Games for Change blog series. In part one, we gave some backstory about our game, A Paycheck Away. (Loved how u portrayed your experiences @BLPindy !


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Learning science through gaming

Learning science through gaming | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it

An MIT-produced interactive game, 'Vanished,' now being played by thousands online, offers a novel experiment in alternative science education.


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Gaming is good for you - Educational Gaming: Learning Through Videogames - Edgalaxy: Where Education and Technology Meet.

Gaming is good for you - Educational Gaming:  Learning Through Videogames - Edgalaxy:  Where Education and Technology Meet. | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it
Our latest infographic goes over some really great things video games are responsible for. It&... (RT @LiaEgw: Gaming is good for you!

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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 | Game Based eLearning | 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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What Games Have to Teach Us About Teaching and Learning: Game Design as a Model for Course and Curricular Development | Currents in Electronic Literacy

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YouTube Launches Digital Citizenship Curriculum for Teachers

YouTube Launches Digital Citizenship Curriculum for Teachers | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it

Going deeper into the education sphere, YouTube has just launched a digital citizenship curriculum for teachers, which includes training in things like how to r...


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Susie's comment, September 11, 2012 2:34 PM
Awesome link. Here's another one:
http://departingthetext.blogspot.com/2012/09/internet-use-in-information-age-safety.html
Tuba Angay-Crowder's comment, September 11, 2012 8:58 PM
Thank you for the great source Susie!
Mrs Michelle Zgombic's curator insight, January 6, 2013 4:33 PM

Looks like something worth getting teachers engaged in, will have to look into it- really great vid clip ; )

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EdGamer Episode 7: World of Schoolcraft | EdReach

EdGamer Episode 7: World of Schoolcraft | EdReach | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it

Alternate title that was not used- Kids Know What Real Games Are - We've done it again!

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NMC Horizon Report > 2012 Higher Ed Edition | The New Media Consortium

NMC Horizon Report > 2012 Higher Ed Edition | The New Media Consortium | Game Based eLearning | Scoop.it

This year’s NMC Horizon Report identifies mobile apps and tablet computing as technologies expected to enter mainstream use in the first horizon of one year or less. Game-based learning and learning analytics are seen in the second horizon of two to three years; gesture-based computing and the Internet of Things are seen emerging in the third horizon of four to five years.

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