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These Are NOT Serious Games! | Upside Learning Blog

Recently I've been consulting with a customer on the design of a series of digital learning games for sales training.
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Infographic: Gamification Becomes Mainstream | CMO.com

This year it seemed as if games were everywhere, and not just Foursquare badges and check-ins.
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Education, Games and TIES | Gamification Blog

Education, Games and TIES | Gamification Blog | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it
Education, Games and TIES. December 20th, 2011 GabeZ. Last week I had the unexpected pleasure of keynoting the TIES conference in Minneapolis. The invitation came at the last minute when their scheduled keynote (the incomparable ...
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The Year in Education: Seven Innovations Changing the Way the World Learns - Education - GOOD

The Year in Education: Seven Innovations Changing the Way the World Learns - Education - GOOD | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it
From gaming to teacher leadership, 2011 brought plenty of classroom innovation that promises to make us smarter.
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games-based-learning blog: Computer Simulations Can Be as Effective as Direct Observation at Teaching Students

games-based-learning blog: Computer Simulations Can Be as Effective as Direct Observation at Teaching Students | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it
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7 Things You Should Know About Gamification | EDUCAUSE

7 Things You Should Know About Gamification | EDUCAUSE | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it

Gamification is the application of game elements in non-gaming situations, often to motivate or influence behavior. The rewards or the spirit of competition can spur students’ concentration and interest and lead to more effective learning. The use of gamification is wide-ranging in higher education, from extra-credit awards and in-class team competitions to complex multi-level schemes that can pervade a course.

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Derek's Blog » Game-based learning handbook

The GameIT Handbook, funded by the European Commision, provides a framework for games-based pedagogy http://t.co/MTtWMzZc #gbl...

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Computer games teach pupils by stealth - Sydney Morning Herald

Computer games teach pupils by stealth - Sydney Morning Herald | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it
Computer games teach pupils by stealthSydney Morning HeraldThey are playing a computer game - with their teachers' blessing - as part of a project to integrate game design into teaching and learning.

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6 Quick Steps to Create a Game Based E-learning Course

6 Quick Steps to Create a Game Based E-learning Course | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it
If you play a lot of games, you will definitely be able to identify the standard pattern used.
Every game has a goal and the steps to solve it. The challenge of every game lies in how quickly and...
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Educational Games: Just how powerful is an iphone 4 for Gaming ...

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Educational Games: Just how powerful is an iphone 4 for Gaming and How do iPhone games compare 2 a console.. really? by Lanagan (12/14/2011). - Lanagan. Posted on Dec 14, 2011 in Educational Games | 1 comment.
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MBA by Gaming: MIT Launches Free Online Simulator - Education - GOOD | e-learning technologies and video services in education

MBA by Gaming: MIT Launches Free Online Simulator - Education - GOOD | e-learning technologies and video services in education | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it
Get ready to take on the role of a Nintendo executive battling for supremacy over Sony's PS3.
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Infographic: Gamification Becomes Mainstream - ReadWriteWeb

Infographic: Gamification Becomes Mainstream - ReadWriteWeb | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it
Infographic: Gamification Becomes MainstreamReadWriteWebOne term we've heard more of this past year is "gamification," the transfer of gaming activities and concepts to more mainstream enterprise software.
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Mobile gaming: a new hope - CNET Australia

Mobile gaming: a new hope - CNET Australia | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it
Mobile gaming: a new hopeCNET AustraliaIf you have some basic programming knowledge and a few bucks, you can write a simple game at home; entry is no longer subject to major studio veto.
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Understanding Games: Gamification, Game Mechanics, Game Design | Social Media Today

Understanding Games: Gamification, Game Mechanics, Game Design | Social Media Today | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it
For me, 2011 was the year I discovered games. Not in the football, baseball, basketball sense, or the Monopoly, Settlers of Catan, Dungeons & Dragons sense. No, games in the marketing sense.
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Games help 5th graders learn social studies - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Games help 5th graders learn social studies - West Virginia Public Broadcasting | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it
Games help 5th graders learn social studiesWest Virginia Public BroadcastingLarson said this is the first time students in the class have created games based on a grade school curriculum.
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When Will Educators Get Serious About Gaming?

When Will Educators Get Serious About Gaming? | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it
Editor's note: This post is part of a three-week series examining educational innovation and technology, published in partnership with the Advanced Leadership Initiative at Harvard University. The gaming industry is on a roll.
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U Games National Scholarship Tournament

Do you remember having this much fun in school?
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TEDxABQ - Jill Vialet - What Play Can Teach Us

Jill Vialet believes that playing is essential to human development, and addresses significant education reform issues by encouraging greater creativity and ...
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Games-Based Learning Experiences: Testing the principles with teachers and students | futurelab

Games-Based Learning Experiences: Testing the principles with teachers and students | futurelab | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it

This paper outlines the findings from three workshops with teachers and students in which they:

give feedback on the relative importance of key learning elements identified in digital games
explore how these elements could be used to support the creation of games-based learning experiences in formal education settings.

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TED Talks—Gabe Zichermann: How Games Make Kids Smarter| The Committed Sardine

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Game Based Learning Transforms Teaching & Learning at The ...

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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The first RANDOM TATTOO ever!! [QR code tattoo]

The first random tattoo in the world! Each time you scan the QR code tattoo you will see something different: Videos, pictures, phrases, weather forecast, tw...
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5 Benefits of Using Kinect in Education | KinectEDucation

5 Benefits of Using Kinect in Education | KinectEDucation | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it
It may be early to see Kinect in classrooms, but it’s becoming more evident that Kinect is being supported as an effective learning tool. Below are five major contributions the Kinect will offer education.
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nintendo 3ds games . Teaching Approach For Little Smarties Best 5 ...

Buy games that stay child friendly.Lastly, reach in educational games which stimulate your childs brain proportions as well as those that can sculpt your childs midst thing plus affection as well.To inculcate values, 1 may need ...
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Gaming concepts that irritate gamers

Gaming concepts that irritate gamers | Game Based Learning in Schools | Scoop.it
There's a few things in the gaming world that irritate gamers.
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