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Gamification still has big implications: PHD - Campaign Asia-Pacific

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Gamification still has big implications: PHD
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He noted that gamification can go beyond 'gaming'.
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Learning with body participation through motion-sensing technologies - OUPblog (blog)

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Learning with body participation through motion-sensing technologies OUPblog (blog) His current research interests include assessing e-Learning course performance, online synchronous teaching & learning, mobile & ubiquitous learning, natural user...
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The gamification of global health: could a game change your bad habits? - The Guardian

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Gamification: Pervasive User Centric Design - Gamasutra (blog)

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Gamification: Pervasive User Centric Design
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Of course, this is exactly how at least one popular form of gamification works – fitness apps like Zombies Run or FitBit.
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How This Time-Traveling Professor Is Re-Defining Play And Learning - Forbes

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How This Time-Traveling Professor Is Re-Defining Play And Learning Forbes But there are a few schools in Germany where young students are actually ignoring the bell, preferring instead to continue their studies with “Professor S.,” the lead...
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Minecraft and Game Based Learning (Shelly Terrell)

Find resources at http://shellyterrell.com/webinars/ & http://Bit.ly/eltlinks & http://www.pearltrees.com/shellyterrell/minecraft-edu/id12593241

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The World's First Badass Educational Game - GOOD Magazine

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The World's First Badass Educational Game
GOOD Magazine
Educational games are often underfunded and given that the design work is often performed by amateurs, Leites says.
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Our Schools Are Un-American. Video Games Can Fix That - Forbes

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Our Schools Are Un-American. Video Games Can Fix That
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Game based learning works because all video games are complex systems.
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How to Gamify Innovation - Forbes

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How to Gamify Innovation
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While gamification has some of the trappings of games such as points, badges and leaderboards, the similarities stop there. Games are used to entertain, while gamification is used to engage and motivate people.
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Diocesan schools incorporate game-based software - Napoleon Northwest Signal

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Diocesan schools incorporate game-based software Napoleon Northwest Signal TOLEDO – Black Rocket Productions, a national leader in educational enrichment in creative sciences and technology programs, is introducing its new game-based software in...
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The Global Search for Education: Girls Just Wanna Have Games! - Huffington Post

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What are the benefits of using gamification in training? - HR.BLR.com

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What are the benefits of using gamification in training?
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"Gamification" is the application of technology through games and other mechanisms to "tap into motivation and get people to do things," he says.
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How Teachers Can Use Video Games In The Humanities Classroom - KQED (blog)

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How Teachers Can Use Video Games In The Humanities Classroom
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We often think about game-based learning as if video games can become robotic teachers.
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Gaming for the real world - Develop

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Develop Gaming for the real world Develop In her 2010 TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) address, Jane McGonigal argued that if we could create fun and engaging games that address meaningful real-world problems, the energy and passion released...
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Fun and games with surgical simulation training - FierceHealthcare

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Game-based learning is an emerging technology but so far there is little research to demonstrate its value for health professional training.
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VIEWPOINT – Video games are untapped educational resource - The Collegian

VIEWPOINT – Video games are untapped educational resource
The Collegian
Games have become a small part of the education process since the invention of the computer, but they should be used for every subject in school.
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How to Turn Ideas into Innovation through Gamification - Innovation Excellence (blog)

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How to Turn Ideas into Innovation through Gamification Innovation Excellence (blog) How to Turn Ideas into Innovation through Gamification The ideas formed during brainstorming sessions and roundtable discussions brought many young entrepreneurs to...
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Advancements in e-learning to benefit adult learners - Channel News Asia

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Channel News Asia Advancements in e-learning to benefit adult learners Channel News Asia The Smart Board is like a normal whiteboard - but whatever the trainer writes will automatically be downloaded into a cloud-based digital repository, linking...
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How Video Games Can Instill The Values Your Children Need For Success - Huffington Post

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How Video Games Can Instill The Values Your Children Need For Success
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Until recently, educational video games were typically designed to teach specific academic skills.
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Are Video Games the Future of Education? - Scientific American

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Are Video Games the Future of Education?
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The teachers there have been using the principles of video game design to write their curriculum since the school opened its doors in 2009.
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Let the games begin: how government is using 'gamification' to change public ... - FutureGov Magazine

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2014 ALA Annual Conference - Jane McGonigal on the Impact of Video Games

See, hear, and read more about what's going on at Annual—in real time and after. American Libraries Coverage: http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/alaac1...
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Jane McGonigal on alternate-reality gaming - The New Yorker Conference

Jane McGonigal talks with Daniel Zalewski about alternate-reality gaming. Subscribe to the all-new The New Yorker channel here: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCsD-Qms-AkXDrsU962OicLw?sub_confirma...
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Speak 180: Why Is Game-Based Learning Good for Today's Youth? - Huffington Post (blog)

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Speak 180: Why Is Game-Based Learning Good for Today's Youth?
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Speak 180 hosted by Marcus T.
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Game-Based Learning: Playing and Programming for the Future - KCET

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Game-Based Learning: Playing and Programming for the Future
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But according to more and more educational researchers and theorists, play remains an effective vehicle for learning across one's lifespan.
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