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Competitive Advantages with Gamification

Some ideas and case studies discussing how gamification can provide a competitive advantage.
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16 No Prep Games - STUMINGAMES

16 No Prep Games - STUMINGAMES | Games and education | Scoop.it
Get 16 No Prep Games for absolutely free! These up front, group and team games may be fast and easy, but they are still packed with plenty of fun.

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Using Gaming Principles to Engage Students

Using Gaming Principles to Engage Students | Games and education | Scoop.it

Gamification is not about punishments and rewards, which are external factors that will undoubtably lead to extrinsic motivation. It’s about occupying that safe space in which failure and success are necessary and natural parts of the journey, and learning to take neither one so personally.


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As each tool we should experiment within the classroom, it is possible to find pros and cons froms its results. This is hat is happening, exactly, with Gamification case. Although some people do not consider Gamification as the mainstream of education, some others argue this new wave of learning through games will be useful if teachers know how to manage it and use this kind of tools in a right approach.

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ITyStudio: A Game-Based Learning Platform To Create eLearning Games - eLearning Industry

ITyStudio: A Game-Based Learning Platform To Create eLearning Games - eLearning Industry | Games and education | Scoop.it
How to implement a game-based learning strategy that will actually work? 5 Ways To Use The Game-Based Learning Platform ITyStudio To Create eLearning Games.
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9 Old Educational Games You Can Play Right Now for Free

9 Old Educational Games You Can Play Right Now for Free | Games and education | Scoop.it

They truly instilled within me a sense of wonder and appreciation for language, math, and science. Classrooms and textbooks have always been boring to me, but shift the education into game form and I’ll absorb every last ounce (and still be hungry for more).


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, January 21, 2:19 AM

Some old style educational games.

Michelle Nimchuk's curator insight, January 26, 11:59 AM

Cool collection of old educational games used in 80s and 90s that are still available for use.

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How to Make a Learning Game

How to Make a Learning Game | Games and education | Scoop.it
Video games typically begin with design, either starting with a great idea or pursuing a creative solution to a tough problem. It is entirely possible to imagine games for which there is no demand, or to identify a space where there is a need but…

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Infographic: Make your learning fun and games

Infographic: Make your learning fun and games | Games and education | Scoop.it
Game-based learning is entering the mainstream with educators using Minecraft, World of Warcraft and Machinima to teach a variety of skills.
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Developing a Good Gamified Online Course – 6 Aspects to Consider [Infographic]

Developing a Good Gamified Online Course – 6 Aspects to Consider [Infographic] | Games and education | Scoop.it

Find out what it takes to develop a good gamified online course. Here is an infographic that lists 6 aspects that are very important.


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Minecraft Guide: Getting Started with Minecraft via (How To Geek)

Minecraft Guide: Getting Started with Minecraft via (How To Geek) | Games and education | Scoop.it
Minecraft is one of the bestselling video games of all time but getting started with it can be a bit intimidating, let alone even understanding why it’s so popular. In this edition of How-To Geek School we’re going to help you get started with the game (or at least understand why your kids love it so much).

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Prodigy: A Math Game For Elementary Skill Building -

Prodigy: A Math Game For Elementary Skill Building - | Games and education | Scoop.it
Prodigy: A Math Game For Elementary Skill Building by Richie Saltzman, prodigygame.com Ed note: This is a sponsored post from Prodigy Math, a free-to-play game with paid memberships available. What...
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¿Qué es la #gamificación? 6 Componentes fundamentales para llevarla al aula

¿Qué es la #gamificación? 6 Componentes fundamentales para llevarla al aula | Games and education | Scoop.it
¿Qué es la #gamificación? 6 Componentes fundamentales para llevarla al aula

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Game-based learning methods and strategies by Karl Kapp

Game-based learning methods and strategies by Karl Kapp | Games and education | Scoop.it
The expert in gamification Karl Kapp provides a comprehensive analysis of game dynamics implementation in educational environments. The main ideas here are
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10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking

10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking | Games and education | Scoop.it
10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking
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How to gamify lessons to make learning fun again - ExamTime

How to gamify lessons to make learning fun again - ExamTime | Games and education | Scoop.it

"The idea of gamifying education has been around for a while now, so we decided to take a look at what makes games effective for learning and how you can gamify lessons as a way to get more from them."


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6 Minecraft lessons offer a motherlode of learning

6 Minecraft lessons offer a motherlode of learning | Games and education | Scoop.it
Educators use Minecraft to teach everything from math and social studies to team building and cell biology. These six educator-written articles demonstrate the possibilities that Minecraft.Edu can bring to your classroom.
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50 Of The Best Video Games For Learning In 2015

50 Of The Best Video Games For Learning In 2015 | Games and education | Scoop.it
50 Of The Best Video Games For Learning In 2015
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6 Minecraft lessons offer a motherlode of learning

6 Minecraft lessons offer a motherlode of learning | Games and education | Scoop.it
Educators use Minecraft to teach everything from math and social studies to team building and cell biology. These six educator-written articles demonstrate the possibilities that Minecraft.Edu can bring to your classroom.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Triventy - Create Interactive Quiz Games to Play as a Group

Free Technology for Teachers: Triventy - Create Interactive Quiz Games to Play as a Group | Games and education | Scoop.it

Triventy - Create Interactive Quiz Games to Play as a Group https://t.co/KH6s1tCWnm

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5 Lessons To Learn From Minecraft In Education

5 Lessons To Learn From Minecraft In Education | Games and education | Scoop.it
5 Lessons To Learn From Minecraft In Education
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Four Moments When Video Games Are Good for Kids (and How to Make Them Even Better)

Four Moments When Video Games Are Good for Kids (and How to Make Them Even Better) | Games and education | Scoop.it
Video games can block pain signals, lessen anxiety and remind kids that they’re persistent, innovative problem solvers.
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Gamification Techniques: How to Apply Them to E-Learning - E-Learning Heroes

Gamification Techniques: How to Apply Them to E-Learning - E-Learning Heroes | Games and education | Scoop.it
If you’re in the e-learning industry, you’ve heard the term by now: gamification. Sounds fun, right? But there’s a more deliberate aspect to gamification than throwing together some badges and le...

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Pursuing Quests: How Digital Games Can Create a Learning Journey

Pursuing Quests: How Digital Games Can Create a Learning Journey | Games and education | Scoop.it
The ability to design classes as games has opened up options to teachers interested in framing learning as a quest.
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Let MinecraftEdu help you build learning

Let MinecraftEdu help you build learning | Games and education | Scoop.it
Five mods from MinecraftEdu make it easier for students to navigate and allow educators more control over how students use the game.
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Games That Teach As Well As They Play

Games That Teach As Well As They Play | Games and education | Scoop.it
If little Aiden isn’t careful, the next time he fires up a game of Minecraft he just might learn something. PCs have long been a fixture in the American elementary school classroom, but Bingo and Concentration will keep a child interested for only so long. So what about real games—the ones where you can fight…
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10 Strategies To Make Learning Feel More Like A Game -

10 Strategies To Make Learning Feel More Like A Game - | Games and education | Scoop.it
10 Strategies To Make Learning Feel More Like A Game by TeachThought Staff We’ve talked about gamification quite a bit, which is different than game-based learning, if you’ll recall. (The definition of...
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