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Game Design is the Key to an Innovative 21st Century Education - OnlineUniversities.com

Game Design is the Key to an Innovative 21st Century Education - OnlineUniversities.com | Game Design in Education | Scoop.it
I recently found a great post on the Upside Learning blog by Abhijit Kadle about the Three Reasons To Focus On Media Design In Learning. The three reasons that Kadle gives are that media is "Experience," "Malleable," and "Digital." I agree with this assessment wholeheartedly, but would take it a step further. Engaging students in …
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Why You Should Think Twice Before Putting a Sticker Page in Your Educational Game - Children's Game Design & Research Blog - Ten Toed, Inc

Why You Should Think Twice Before Putting a Sticker Page in Your Educational Game - Children's Game Design & Research Blog - Ten Toed, Inc | Game Design in Education | Scoop.it
"Learning is fun. We don't make it that way," is what Daren Carstens reminded attendees ...
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Leveraging Proven Research in Educational Game Design

Leveraging Proven Research in Educational Game Design | Game Design in Education | Scoop.it
The roots of educational psychology can be traced all the way back to ancient philosophers like Aristotle and Plato. Meanwhile, educational technology research has risen in prominence over the past...
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Teach Coding in the Classroom: Resources from ISTE '14

Teach Coding in the Classroom: Resources from ISTE '14 | Game Design in Education | Scoop.it
Digital resource curator Ashley Cronin shares her takeaways from Hack Education at ISTE 2014, including a list of resources for teaching coding and coding concepts in the classroom.
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Games designers and academics to create video games for hospitalised children (Wired UK)

Games designers and academics to create video games for hospitalised children (Wired UK) | Game Design in Education | Scoop.it
Academics, games designers and hospital play specialists are coming together to explore the ways in which video games can help improve the lives of hospitalised children, with the ultimate goal of designing games tailored to their specific needs
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Effects of digital game-based learning on students’ self-efficacy, motivation, anxiety, and achievements in learning mathematics - Online First - Springer

Effects of digital game-based learning on students’ self-efficacy, motivation, anxiety, and achievements in learning mathematics - Online First - Springer | Game Design in Education | Scoop.it
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What’s the Difference Between Games and Gamification?

What’s the Difference Between Games and Gamification? | Game Design in Education | Scoop.it
Perhaps the best way to think about games in education is not to automatically call everything that looks like fun a “learning game.” Lumping all digital
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Teach Coding in the Classroom: Resources from ISTE '14

Teach Coding in the Classroom: Resources from ISTE '14 | Game Design in Education | Scoop.it
Digital resource curator Ashley Cronin shares her takeaways from Hack Education at ISTE 2014, including a list of resources for teaching coding and coding concepts in the classroom.
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