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Learn How to Gamify Your Classroom - Online Game Camp for ...

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For more information, check out this video of Dr. Haskell chatting with the Games-Based Learning MOOC about gamification. Fast forward to minute 35 for his thorough guide to 3D GameLab: Gamification and 3D GameLab with Chris Haskell ...
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The 20 Best Blogs About Game-Based Learning

The 20 Best Blogs About Game-Based Learning | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
These blogs can help you keep up with the latest movements and technologies shaping the future of game-based learning.

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Wheaton: The 5 Myths of Game-based Learning «

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Let me start this series of posts by saying – unequivocally – I am a strong advocate of game-based learning. It has worked for me personally, I have seen it work in the classroom and have read the research that, in general, ...
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Little Space Heroes | Sign up for Adventure!

Little Space Heroes | Sign up for Adventure! | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Fun virtual worlds for kids under 12.Create your own Space Hero and blast off for adventure in this online game for kids...
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Chloe Varelidi's blog

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This is Chloe Varelidi's blog. The subjects range from game design to learning and the open-web to...
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Computer games take their place in the science classroom - PhysicsToday.org

Computer games take their place in the science classroom - PhysicsToday.org | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Computer games take their place in the science classroomPhysicsToday.orgA 2011 National Research Council report found emerging but inconclusive evidence that educational science-based games improve learning.
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5 Top Game Based Learning Links: GBL Digest 2 | Upside Learning ...

5 Top Game Based Learning Links: GBL Digest 2 | Upside Learning ... | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
5 Top Game Based Learning Links: GBL Digest 2 | Upside Learning Blog. Names for Links: Gamification in Education. The GameiT Handbook. Why Game Designers are Better Motivators. Three Reasons NOT to Gamify ...
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Irresistible Ideas for play based learning » Blog Archive » games for ...

Irresistible Ideas for play based learning » Blog Archive » games for ... | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Once you've taught them the games, I'll introduce below, you can supervise the play for 2 or 3 rounds to make sure there aren't any questions and then leave them to it. That way they will learn to solve problems among each other regarding ...
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New Serious Games Association – Future of game-based Learning

This blog aims to discuss the area of game-based learning that have a long history but some times seems to be moving sideways rather than forward. Behind the blog is Simon Egenfeldt-Nielsen. He is CEO of Serious Games ...
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5 Top Game Based Learning Links: GBL Digest 2 | Upside Learning ...

5 Top Game Based Learning Links: GBL Digest 2 | Upside Learning ... | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Via Scoop.it - Innovatieve eLearning'Gamification' is a term that one comes across very often. Some of us love it, some of us might even hate it; but nobody.
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Game Play as a stimulus for Investigation and Project Based Learning.

Game Play as a stimulus for Investigation and Project Based Learning. | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
I began my journey in to games based learning about a year ago, and I often get asked "how does it work?". I still don't have a clear answer, but I do have interesting stories to tell about children's interactions with games in the ...
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Top tech stories of 2011 - Mother Nature Network

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Mother Nature NetworkTop tech stories of 2011Mother Nature NetworkIn the education arena, the US Department of Education late last year encouraged more game-based learning in schools through its national technology plan.
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Ten Surprising Truths about Video Games and Learning | MindShift ...

Ten Surprising Truths about Video Games and Learning | MindShift ... | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Gee, who spoke at the Learning and the Brain Conference last week, used this theory to launch into research-validated reasons why video games are good for learning. Here are 10 truths, according to Gee.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Seven Ways to Build Your Own Educational Games

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Bill Gates: Why 'game-based learning' is the future of education

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In Bill Gates' vision of the classrooms of the future, students are grouped according to skill set. One cluster huddles around a computer terminal, playing an educational game or working on a simulator.
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Games-based Learning: My PD goal for 2012

Games-based Learning: My PD goal for 2012 | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Video Games courtesy Caitlan Monahan Flickrcc. I'm a big fan of play – it is one of the most authentic, engaging, rewarding modes of learning. My old school (primary) was heavily into play-based learning but now I work in a ...
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Scratch | Home | imagine, program, share

Scratch | Home | imagine, program, share | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Scratch: a programming language for everyone. Create interactive stories, games, music and art - and share them online.
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Athens Plaython; playing street games in a broken economy

Athens Plaython; playing street games in a broken economy | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
2011 was a year of many changes in my life; firstly I switched jobs and went from working in a school to working in the field of online learning. Then I switched continents and went from being a...
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Games in Education - Game Creation Tools

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What We've Learned About Games and Learning: An Interview with ...

What We've Learned About Games and Learning: An Interview with ... | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
What were some of the most instructive failures you experienced working on the first phases of the Games to Teach project and how did they inform later developments in games-based learning? Oh, there are so many.
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Increase in interest in game-based language learning and teaching ...

Increase in interest in game-based language learning and teaching ... | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
This post by Joe Pereira maps the educational qualities of IF to 'learning techniques found in video games' posited by Marc Prensky (2001). Part 2 (coming soon) will do the same with the literacy-based 'learning principles of ...
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What is Games Based Learning? My reflections on #gbl from ...

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I haven't felt the need to define what Games Based Learning is on my blog as I've been too busy trying out different strategies and resources. However, at TeachMeet Play in February half term, I presented for 7 minutes (yeah ...
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An Introduction to Games Based Learning by Andrew Miller ...

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Our good friend Wikipedia, gives a good overview of GBL, and summarizes it as “a branch of serious games that deals with applications that have defined learning outcomes. Generally they are designed in order to balance ...
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iPad a Solid Education Tool, Study Reports - Wired (blog)

iPad a Solid Education Tool, Study Reports - Wired (blog) | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Wired (blog)iPad a Solid Education Tool, Study ReportsWired (blog)Digital textbooks haven't enjoyed the same success as app-based learning tools thus far, however.
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Game Based Learning Transforms Teaching & Learning at The ...

Game Based Learning Transforms Teaching & Learning at The ... | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
The event organised by game based learning consultants and trainers ConnectED Services Ltd. focused on new ways of teaching and learning and how Game Based learning can significantly improve teacher multimedia ...
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