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How to start using game education (plus 4 games worth trying) - Daily Genius

How to start using game education (plus 4 games worth trying) - Daily Genius | Gaming in the Library | Scoop.it
Jean Piaget once said that “play is the answer to how anything new comes about.” As educators in the digital age, it is important that we embrace the power of play in our classrooms. One of the ways that we can redefine our practice is by using game education in our schools. Game education is …
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Minecraft In Education: How Video Games Are Teaching Kids

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MINECON 2012: Some enterprising teachers are using Minecraft to teach subjects like physics, geography, and English language, and with promising results.


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Minecraft In Education: Pros And Cons - Edudemic

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In an effort to weigh the benefits of Minecraft in education, I turned to the proverbial crowd on Reddit to see what they had to say about the popular game.

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Is playing Minecraft teaching your kids important skills? - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

Is playing Minecraft teaching your kids important skills?
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Love Library addition includes games, encourages social interaction - Daily Nebraskan

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Love Library addition includes games, encourages social interaction
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Amy Mantz, a biological systems engineering and French major watches an old VHS video on one of the media TVs in the Media Services center.
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A Neurologist Makes the Case for the Video Game Model as a Learning Tool

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The popularity of video games is not the enemy of education, but rather a model for best teaching strategies.
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Minecraft in Education | David Lee EdTech | Page 2

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Posts about Minecraft in Education written by davidleeedtech (@clarebearsrhs I used #Minecraft to teach #CivicCompetence last year.

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Minecraft: more than an obsession, an educational tool | smh.com.au

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#minecraft in education #ozcschat #educhat http://t.co/2v8ET394Uz
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Gaming 2.0 | American Libraries Magazine

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