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“Stealthy Assessment” of Learning through Games | Gaming and ...

“Stealthy Assessment” of Learning through Games | Gaming and ... | Game Based Learning | Scoop.it
“SimCityEDU: Pollution Challenge, an educational version of the popular city-building video game, is a known quantity in a fresh wave of serious learning games that bridge the gap between instruction and assessment.
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Games part of curriculum at Rasmussen College - Prairie Business

Games part of curriculum at Rasmussen College
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“We're not talking about some video game score determining whether you know something or not.” ...
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Making Games: The Ultimate Project-Based Learning - KQED (blog)

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Making Games: The Ultimate Project-Based Learning
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As game-based learning increases in popularity, it's easy to get pigeon-holed into one particular way of thinking about it or one way of employing it.
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Regional games market yet to fly - The National

Regional games market yet to fly - The National | Game Based Learning | Scoop.it
Regional games market yet to fly
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However, for many developers, it is just not worth targeting the Arab video game market – despite the large audience. Electronic distribution makes it ...
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Do Students Benefit from Game-Based Learning? [#Infographic]

Do Students Benefit from Game-Based Learning? [#Infographic] | Game Based Learning | Scoop.it
New stats help educators weigh the impact of video games on education.

Game-based learning is all the rage in classrooms these days. With the amount of time students spend outside of school crouched in front of their Xboxes or mesmerized by glowing handheld displays, it is only natural that educators would look to captivate students with similar games in school.


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Vicki Butler's curator insight, July 31, 2013 5:15 PM

While looking at Jane McGonigal's clip from ISTE and other resources this Graphic on Game-Based Learning came up from EdTech

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Extending attention spans with video games - N.C. State University Technician Online

Extending attention spans with video games
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Boosting student achievement with video games - Marketplace.org

Boosting student achievement with video games - Marketplace.org | Game Based Learning | Scoop.it
Boosting student achievement with video games
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The Games and Learning Publishing Council is a coalition of game developers, industry leaders, investors, scholars and education experts focused on expanding game-based learning.
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Q&A: Telling human stories of the Great War with Valiant Hearts - Gamasutra

Q&A: Telling human stories of the Great War with Valiant Hearts - Gamasutra | Game Based Learning | Scoop.it
Q&A: Telling human stories of the Great War with Valiant Hearts Gamasutra Before both Rayman games I'd been working on From Dust, and before that I was working on the Michael Jackson dance game (Michael Jackson: The Experience), and I really like...
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Benefits of Gaming: What Research Shows - KQED (blog)

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Benefits of Gaming: What Research Shows
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Games and learning advocates often come up against the video game stigma.
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A Cheat Code For Helping Education Games Win - EdSurge

A Cheat Code For Helping Education Games Win - EdSurge | Game Based Learning | Scoop.it
A Cheat Code For Helping Education Games Win EdSurge Over the past few years, there has been a significant increase in funding by foundations, government agencies, universities and non-profits eager to harness the power of computer and video games...
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Constance Steinkuehler on Interest-Driven Learning (Big Thinkers Series)

University of Wisconsin game-based learning scholar Constance Steinkuehler talks about her research on online video games and literacy, and how learning skyr...
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