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Gamification | Gaming gets serious | Tech Trends 2012| Deloitte Consulting LLP

Gamification | Gaming gets serious | Tech Trends 2012| Deloitte Consulting LLP | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
Gamification is about taking the essence of games – fun, play and passion – and applying it to real-world, non-game situations.
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How Game-Based And Traditional Learning Are Different

How Game-Based And Traditional Learning Are Different | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
How Game-Based And Traditional Learning Are Different (Article on how Game Based Learning #GBL is different than Traditional learning.
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Game Based Learning – Why Does it Work?

Game Based Learning – Why Does it Work? | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
This is the full text of a scroll of knowledge from the Knowledge Guru himself. He will be appearing in person at DevLearn to hand out scrolls and spread the word that game-based learning works. (We need to know.
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Teacher Camp | 3D GameLab Guildsite

Teacher Camp | 3D GameLab Guildsite | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
3D GameLab turn your classroom into a living game!
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How I Gamified the Google Interview (And How You Can Too) | Living For Improvement

How I Gamified the Google Interview (And How You Can Too) | Living For Improvement | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
Those of you who saw me speak on goals and gamification in June know that I'm a big fan of using gamification for projects requiring large bursts of (http://t.co/pO2rbbKk #Gamification...)...
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Twitter / karistubbs: Game based learning key in ...

RT @karistubbs: Game based learning key in this Kodu project from the UK by Nicki Maddams #gbl #pilgf http://t.co/CBnWMmC2...
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It Isn't the Game, It's the Gamification

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Learning And Identity

This blog title is taken directly from a chapter title in James Paul Gee’s book, What Video Games Have to Teach Us About Learning and Literacy. I stop here in the book, which I would highly recommend...
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Jane McGonigal: Gaming can make a better world | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Games like World of Warcraft give players the means to save worlds, and incentive to learn the habits of heroes. What if we could harness this gamer power to solve real-world problems? Jane McGonigal says we can, and explains how.
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Teacher Camp | 3D GameLab Guildsite

Teacher Camp | 3D GameLab Guildsite | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
3D GameLab turn your classroom into a living game! Boise State University (RT @3dgamelab: Winter Online Teacher Camp is coming! Gamify your classroom!
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Video Games in the STEM Classroom

Video Games in the STEM Classroom | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
Is there anything quite so vilified as our students' love of video games? The slightly lame-sounding trope in the teachers lounge is, "If they'd just study and stop playing those games!
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40 Sites for Educational Games

40 Sites for Educational Games | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
Tech and Learning has just posted a wonderful article concerning Internet Gaming.  With school starting up, make sure you have your resources available to help that special student of yours make the...
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DVICE: Sorry, Jonathan Jones, video games are absolutely art

DVICE: Sorry, Jonathan Jones, video games are absolutely art | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
RT @dvice: Sorry, Jonathan Jones, video games are absolutely art http://t.co/awzvr794...
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New board games for the holidays - San Francisco Chronicle

New board games for the holidays - San Francisco Chronicle | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
New board games for the holidaysSan Francisco ChronicleSo let's just agree that for some of us, board games offer a fast track to a heightened plane of experience - and that many others know or love someone in the first camp.
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What’s the Difference Between Games and Gamification? | Digital Delights - Avatars

What’s the Difference Between Games and Gamification? | Digital Delights - Avatars | Gamified Classrooms | 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... (What’s the Difference Between Games and Gamification?
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Teenage Gamers Better At Simulated Surgery Than Medical Residents | TechCrunch

Teenage Gamers Better At Simulated Surgery Than Medical Residents | TechCrunch | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
Forget AP Biology and Latin class: get those pre-meds hooked on Call of Duty. The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston found that teenage video gamers were better at simulated surgery than medical residents.
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Make LA Game Space possible—Best Game Bundle Ever for $15!

Help create a global resource that will foster interesting, exciting games for years to come. (RT @mtrc: The LA Game Space is nearly there.
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Video games to be showcased in prestigious Museum of Modern Art ...

Video games to be showcased in prestigious Museum of Modern Art ... | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
Paola Antonelli, senior curator of the New York Museum of Modern Art's Department of Architecture and Design, said the 14 are part of an initial wish list of about 40 games to be acquired soon.
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Learning Analytic for Digital Game-Based Learning

Learning Analytic for Digital Game-Based Learning | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
There is an overlooked opportunity in games – big data generated in the interactions through gaming. Game based learning is great, it’s learning-by-doing with lower costs in many cases,...
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Using Gamification to Foster Student Achievement

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Game to Learn speaks with...Mike Irwin

Game to Learn speaks with...Mike Irwin. Mike Irwin is an 8th Grade Social Studies teacher in Michigan, America. In this video Mike talks to us about his teac...
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18 Graduate Programs Embracing Game-Based Learning - Getting Smart by Guest Author - EdTech, game-based learning, games for learning, higher ed, serious games

18 Graduate Programs Embracing Game-Based Learning - Getting Smart by Guest Author - EdTech, game-based learning, games for learning, higher ed, serious games | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
Thanks to an ever richer assortment of educational games, students at nearly all levels of schooling are getting the chance to learn while having fun, experimenting, and practicing essential skills through video games.
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Using Minecraft to Encourage Student-Directed Learning | LearningWorks for Kids

Using Minecraft to Encourage Student-Directed Learning | LearningWorks for Kids | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
Using Minecraft to Encourage Student-Directed Learning #GBL @AHigherPlaceLtd http://t.co/ybdPmtzJ...
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The future of MOOCs

The future of MOOCs | Gamified Classrooms | Scoop.it
MOOCs get a bad rap. Dismissed as prescriptive, or teacher-centric, or unsocial, or something else, it’s like a badge of honour to espouse why you dislike MOOCs. Despite their pedagogical fla...
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Pathfinder Online: A Fantasy Sandbox MMO

A game where your actions are persistent, your characters can build kingdoms, and YOU are the storyteller!
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