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Microsoft Research FUSE Labs - Kodu Game Lab

Microsoft Research FUSE Labs - Kodu Game Lab | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
We are very pleased to announce the release of Kodu v1.2!
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My Wish List for Education in 2012 | Education Is My Life

My Wish List for Education in 2012 | Education Is My Life | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
It's been fascinating to see how quickly she can pick up concepts with game based learning. I was on the ... What if they had to make their own levels to these games based on the content we are learning in school?
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New technologies for e-learning in 2012 (and a little beyond)

New technologies for e-learning in 2012 (and a little beyond) | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
I think learning analytics will be adopted more quickly than the Horizon timeline, but that's a matter of timing rather than direction. I agree that game-based learning will become more prevalent, but I don't see it as becoming ...
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12 Education Tech Trends to Watch in 2012 | MindShift

12 Education Tech Trends to Watch in 2012 | MindShift | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
RT @eltdigitalplay: "Game-based learning has been on the cusp of being “the next big thing” ...Perhaps 2012 will be the year" http://t.co/uYIluoMD...
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Brain Based Learning » Blog Archive » GAME Model: Goals

Brain Based Learning » Blog Archive » GAME Model: Goals | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
This step of the GAME design process focuses on the instructional design aspect of educational game design. The first stage of any instructional design analysis should be to identify the learning goals for the project and to write up a list of ...
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Research Digest: Facilitating Computational Thinking through Game ...

Research Digest: Facilitating Computational Thinking through Game ... | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Description: This paper explores the effectiveness of digital game based learning when it comes to computational thinking skills in STEM classes. The method involves K-12 students designing a STEM related digital game in ...
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Key Principles of Effective Game-Based Learning | GetSynchronicity

Key Principles of Effective Game-Based Learning | GetSynchronicity | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Key Principles of Effective Game-Based Learning http://t.co/ImAnqEbQ via @AddToAny...
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EdTech Toolbox: Massively Minecraft

EdTech Toolbox: Massively Minecraft | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Massively Minecraft is a Guild based learning community for kids aged 4-16 who are interested in developing digital media skills, exploring their creativity and developing online social skills using the video game Minecraft.
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Advances in Web-based Learning – 2011 « Learning Change ...

Advances in Web-based Learning – 2011 « Learning Change ... | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
... personalized and adaptive learning, computer support for intelligent tutoring, intelligent tools for visual learning, Web-based learning for oriental languages learning, game-based learning, personal learning environments, ...
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Derek's Blog » Game-based learning handbook

For those unfamiliar with games-based learning, this provides a pretty useful introduction, particularly the early chapters. For those who are more familiar with the concept, the book provides some useful case studies that ...
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Get Your Game On: How to Build Curriculum Units Using the Video Game Model | Edutopia

Get Your Game On: How to Build Curriculum Units Using the Video Game Model | Edutopia | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Blogger Andrew Miller shows educators some specific techniques for building a game structure across different subjects.
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Games Level the Educational Playing Field – And They Make Learning Fun | Game Based Learning_Aneesh

Games Level the Educational Playing Field – And They Make Learning Fun | Game Based Learning_Aneesh | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Games and education seem not to fit for those who are traditional educators. For some reason they don’t think learning is fun. In a recent article, I shared how interactive demonstrations at muse...
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EdTech Toolbox: Building Online Games as an Educational Tool ...

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EdTech Toolbox: Building Online Games as an Educational Tool via @VAMCE2010 | @scoopit http://t.co/tXPIwpHw #rcjs...
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Show-down: Top3 – Great educational game apps – Future of game ...

Show-down: Top3 – Great educational game apps – Future of game ... | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
... game-based Learning. Discussions, ideas & thoughts on the future of game-based learning ... The three apps below are the favorite ones based on looking at them as a developer, researcher and parent.
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GAME Model: Environment » Brain Based Learning

GAME Model: Environment » Brain Based Learning | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Design a game environment (game world) that support the chosen mechanics, provides engaging gameplay scenarios, and supports a game narrative that places the learning content within the game context. Although this is ...
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10 practical ways to bring gamer superpowers to the classroom | Game-Based Learning

10 practical ways to bring gamer superpowers to the classroom | Game-Based Learning | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
A link-packed presentation with resources for any school that wants to help students learn how to change the world -- through games.
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New Technologies 2012

What to watch out for in education in 2012
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3 Top Game Based Learning Links: Weekly GBL Digest – 1 | Upside Learning Blog

3 Top Game Based Learning Links: Weekly GBL Digest – 1 | Upside Learning Blog | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
With our increasing focus on Game Based Learning, each week sees us sharing interesting articles and resources about Game Based Learning on varied social (Great article for game-based learning!
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Game Based Learning for the Real World | GeoSocials Blog

Game Based Learning for the Real World | GeoSocials Blog | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Not so long back, video games were ranked just below eve's apple as an instrument of sin.
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PrimaryICT: Gaming Vs Education or is it Gaming and Education

PrimaryICT: Gaming Vs Education or is it Gaming and Education | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Reading around the subject, I found a number of interesting case studies where teachers have used Game-Based Learning to achieve some or all of the objectives mentioned above. I would recommend reading the following ...
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Colleges' latest thrust in learning: Video games | Social Wizz

Colleges' latest thrust in learning: Video games | Social Wizz | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
“The key driver is the need for ways to make learning more engaging,” says Larry Johnson, CEO of the non-profit New Media Consortium and co-author of a report this year that predicts an explosion of game-based learning in ...
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The Design of Digital Educational Game for Logical Reasoning ...

Game-based learning has became a modern information-based teaching, research focus, and has made certain findings, such as the release of the game-learning websites and so on. However, these sites with a lot of games ...
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iClassroom - Game-Based Learning and Simulations

iClassroom - Game-Based Learning and Simulations | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Game-Based Learning and Simulations. November 30th, 2011. Games are nothing new for technology. We've always had a variety of types of games from action-adventure that started in Atari and Nintendo to more ...
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Motivation and computer game based learning | GAME SIG

Motivation and computer game based learning | GAME SIG | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Games And Multiverses in Education – Special Interest Group (Motivation and computer game based learning | GAME SIG http://t.co/Kv8y2pjz...)...
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What Is Game Based Learning?

What Is Game Based Learning? | Game based learning in education | Scoop.it
Is Game Based Learning all about incorporating course material into a game format? No, it isn't. Read more to understand the nuances of Game Based Learning.
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