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Increase engagement & learning with gamification & game-based design
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Game-Based Learning for the Corporate World

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Gaming can improve problem-solving, creativity, risk assessment, and risk taking.
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Gamification Happenings

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Interesting links and ideas related to gamification. In support of my book "The Gamification of Learning and Instruction"

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Gamification: The reality of what it is and what it isn't

Kyle Findlay, TNS Global Brand Equity Centre, South Africa and Kirsty Alberts, TNS Global Brand Equity Centre, South Africa "Gamification" is a buzzword current...
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Game-Based Learning and a Whole Child Approach - Whole Child Education

Game-Based Learning and a Whole Child Approach - Whole Child Education | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it
We call on educators, policymakers, business leaders, families, and community members to work together on a whole child approach to education.
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Gabe Zichermann: How games make kids smarter | Video on TED.com

Gabe Zichermann: How games make kids smarter | Video on TED.com | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it
TED Talks Can playing video games make you more productive? Gabe Zichermann shows how games are making kids better problem-solvers, and will make us better at everything from driving to multi-tasking.
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What is Gamification, Really? - Lithosphere Community

What is Gamification, Really? - Lithosphere Community | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it
Michael Wu, Ph.D. is Lithium's Principal Scientist of Analytics, digging into the complex dynamics of social interaction and group behavior in online communities and social networks.
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Gamification Summit – Gamification Tips

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See the "ARCHIVED TIPS"

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Can video games revolutionize education? | SmartPlanet

Can video games revolutionize education? | SmartPlanet | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it
An idea that fuses the addiction of gaming into the process of learning.
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Fun is the Future: Mastering Gamification

Google Tech Talk October 26, 2010 Presented by Gabe Zichermann. ABSTRACT Gamification is fundamentally rewriting the rules of engagement for product design a...
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Awesome/Awkward Merit Badges

Awesome/Awkward Merit Badges | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it
From the ever-hilarious site Pleated Jeans - a bit of badge levity. This time, awkward merit badges. Can you work some of these into your next gamified system? How many have you earned already today?   Hat tip to Michael Archuleta.
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elearn Magazine: Gamification: Using Game Mechanics to Enhance eLearning

elearn Magazine: Gamification: Using Game Mechanics to Enhance eLearning | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it

Maybe you've heard of the term "gamification," and perhaps you're wondering what it is and how it can be applied to eLearning. In short, gamification is the use of gameplay mechanics for non-game applications

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Game-Based Learning and a Whole Child Approach - Whole Child Education

Game-Based Learning and a Whole Child Approach - Whole Child Education | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it
We call on educators, policymakers, business leaders, families, and community members to work together on a whole child approach to education.
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Confessions of an Aca/Fan: Archives: What We've Learned About Games and Learning: An Interview with Kurt Squire (Part One)

Confessions of an Aca/Fan: Archives: What We've Learned About Games and Learning: An Interview with Kurt Squire (Part One) | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it
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Gamasutra: Megan Carriker's Blog - Gamification: The Misunderstood Dirty Word

Gamasutra: Megan Carriker's Blog - Gamification: The Misunderstood Dirty Word | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it

Gamification is misunderstood.

“Gamification” is, in essence, the process of using game mechanics and game design to enhance things that aren’t games.

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Meaningful Play. Getting »Gamification« Right.

Google Tech Talk given on January 24, 2011 in Mountain View, CA on gamification and how to get three »missing ingredients« right: meaning, mastery, and autonomy

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2012 Games for Change Awards Nominees Announced | Games for Change

2012 Games for Change Awards Nominees Announced | Games for Change | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it

We’re excited to announce the nominees for the Games for Change Awards. These juried awards recognize the best attributes of social impact games and are presented in four competitive categories: Most Significant Impact, Most Innovative Game, Best Gameplay and Knight News Game.

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Digital Games: Learning English by Playing ~ Sharing Learning

Digital Games: Learning English by Playing ~ Sharing Learning | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it

Download the free "Digital Games In Schools: A Handbook for teachers"

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GList – Cynergy’s Kes Samapanthar on the Science of Motivation

GList – Cynergy’s Kes Samapanthar on the Science of Motivation | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it

This year at GSummit, Kes Sampanthar of Cynergy will be looking at the science of human motivation. His expertise in gamification design will provide essential insight on how gamified design can drive motivation in unprecedented ways.

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How Technology Helps Keep This 3,000-Student Class Engaged - Education - GOOD

How Technology Helps Keep This 3,000-Student Class Engaged - Education - GOOD | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it
At Virginia Tech, a savvy professor teaches thousands of students live and in-person.
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Why Gamification Can't Be Stopped

Why Gamification Can't Be Stopped | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it
Gamification is spreading to all aspects of everyday life. One of its earliest evangelists explains the industry's appeal and evolution.
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edutopia - YouTube

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Learning with Video Games by James Paul Gee- Inspiration and information for what works in education.

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Smart Gamification: Seven Core Concepts for Creating Compelling Experiences | Amy Jo KIM

Games are infiltrating every aspect of daily life - and everyone's now a gamer, in one form or another. Early-on "gamification" involved adding simple game m...
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Applying Gamification to e-Learning

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Your first instinct may be to associate this word with adding interactive games to e-Learning courses. Although this is one way to interpret it, gamification has multiple definitions and includes a number of possibilities for interweaving training with gaming.

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Difference engine: Let the games begin

Difference engine: Let the games begin | Gamification in Education | Scoop.it
FULL marks to Apple for devising ways to improve how science, mathematics and other topics are taught in primary and secondary schools across America.
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The Gamification of Education [INFOGRAPHIC]

Gamification has tremendous potential in the education space. How can we use it to deliver truly meaningful experiences to students? Learn all about the impact of gaming on education in this infographic.
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