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Video Game Teaching Guides

Video Game Teaching Guides | Games and education | Scoop.it

For many years, I was a video game producer and I always had this feeling that commercial video games, the ones kids played for hours on their Xboxes, PS3′s and Wii’s, could serve as po...


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26 Learning Games for Change | Serious Games | Online Learning Games

26 Learning Games for Change | Serious Games | Online Learning Games | Games and education | Scoop.it
Looking for a great list of serious, educational games aimed at sparking social change? This one has been bookmarked more than 650 times on Delicious!
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Antes rivais, videogames se tornam aliados das aulas de educação física - vida - Estadao.com.br

Antes rivais, videogames se tornam aliados das aulas de educação física   - vida - Estadao.com.br | Games and education | Scoop.it
'Pessoal, hoje vamos trabalhar com o videogame', diz o professor Daniel Veras a uma turma de 7.ª série da Escola Estadual Oscar Thompson, em São Paulo.
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Five key lessons for every young game developer

Five key lessons for every young game developer | Games and education | Scoop.it
Keith Stuart: Talented young games studio Angry Mango is releasing its award-winning platformer, Mush, on Windows Phone today.
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Multiple Choice Test Questions May Be Replaced with Game-Based Assessments?

Multiple Choice Test Questions May Be Replaced with Game-Based Assessments? | Games and education | Scoop.it
Earlier this month, I previewed a talk at the Games+Learning+Society Conference 8.0 at the University of Wisconsin. Jody Clarke-Midura and Jennifer Groff have since given their much anticipated tal...
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New institute gets $10M to gamify education for kids

New institute gets $10M to gamify education for kids | Games and education | Scoop.it
The game industry and nonprofits are teaming up to create a video game design lab that will do research on engaging students and measuring learning.
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The Educational Value of Games: A 13-Year-Old’s View

The Educational Value of Games: A 13-Year-Old’s View | Games and education | Scoop.it
http://youtu.be/kgEoG04IcOc Lewis Tachau is a 13-year-old middle school student and avid online gamer.
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Rives: Reinventing the encyclopedia game | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Prompted by the Encyclopaedia Britannica ending its print publication, performance poet Rives resurrects a game from his childhood.
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Gamification: Bring Gaming Mechanics Into Non-gaming Environments - Getting Smart by Adam Renfro - fixing failure, gamification, gaming, pace

Gamification: Bring Gaming Mechanics Into Non-gaming Environments - Getting Smart by Adam Renfro - fixing failure, gamification, gaming, pace | Games and education | Scoop.it
Games are desirable. They put users in control. The users get rewards. Gamers go at their pace. Games require mastery for advancement. Success at some level is inevitable.
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Video Games: An Industry in Flux [INFOGRAPHIC]

Video Games: An Industry in Flux [INFOGRAPHIC] | Games and education | Scoop.it
Video games aren’t going anywhere. But where and how we play them has shifted dramatically in recent years.
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Qbox - Free quotes game

Qbox - Free quotes game | Games and education | Scoop.it
Qbox - Wisdom of the Ages, This challenging and game invites you to solve over 1500 different quotes of wisdom spanning over 3 eras of time and offering hours of game play...

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High School Educator Integrates Learning Through Game Design - Getting Smart by Sarah Cargill - EdTech, games for learning, serious games

High School Educator Integrates Learning Through Game Design - Getting Smart by Sarah Cargill - EdTech, games for learning, serious games | Games and education | Scoop.it
When integrated effectively, technology melts into the background, surfacing new ways of learning material across a wide range of subject areas. One teacher has leveraged the use of digital games to engage students in learning.
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The Trouble with Gamification » Online Universities

The Trouble with Gamification » Online Universities | Games and education | Scoop.it
In a May 29, 2012 post on her blog, game designer Elizabeth Sampat outlined some of the problems with the gamification movement as seen from the perspective of a seasoned game designer.
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Practice Up for the London 2012 Olympics with the Official Mobile Game | PadGadget

Practice Up for the London 2012 Olympics with the Official Mobile Game | PadGadget | Games and education | Scoop.it

"Do you look forward to the Olympic games every time they come around? Use the London 2012 app to try your hand (literally) at several summer Olympic events, including: 100M, 110M Hurdles, 100m Freestyle, Double Trap, Triple Jump, Pole Vault, 100m Butterfly, Kayak (K1) and Archery."


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Use Game-Based Learning to Teach Civics

Use Game-Based Learning to Teach Civics | Games and education | Scoop.it
Andrew Miller (@betamiller on Twitter) is a National Faculty member for the Buck Institute for Education, an organization that specializes in project-based curriculum.
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Jesse Schell - Learning is Beautiful

Jesse Schell, Chief Executive and Creative Director - Schell Games. Jesse Schell believes that the future of learning is beautiful. Renowned video game desig...
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Learning from games | Oliver Quinlan

Learning from games | Oliver Quinlan | Games and education | Scoop.it

An overview of current ideas in using computer games for.


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Game-Based Learning to Teach and Assess 21st Century Skills

Game-Based Learning to Teach and Assess 21st Century Skills | Games and education | Scoop.it
Andrew Miller (@betamiller on Twitter) is a National Faculty member for the Buck Institute for Education, an organization specializing in 21st century project-based learning, as well as for ASCD,...
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Hot Gaming Trends Coming This Fall | Common Sense Media

Hot Gaming Trends Coming This Fall | Common Sense Media | Games and education | Scoop.it
Advice from Common Sense Media editors. Every year we attend E3, the United States' biggest gaming convention. We fight our way through throngs of avid gamers and demo hundreds of new games...
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Game of phones - INFOGRAPHIC

Game of phones - INFOGRAPHIC | Games and education | Scoop.it
App Annie Analytics makes it easy for app publishers to track their apps' downloads, revenues, rankings and reviews for iOS and Android.
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5 Ways to Bring Family Game Night Into the 21st Century

5 Ways to Bring Family Game Night Into the 21st Century | Games and education | Scoop.it
Check out these apps, games and gadgets that can help digitize your family game night.
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