Library Evolution: the changing shape of libraries and librarianship
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Makerspaces, learning spaces, virtual spaces. Ideas and inspiration about libraries, literature and professional leadership.
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5 Sites for Anyone Interested in Learning to Make Games

5 Sites for Anyone Interested in Learning to Make Games | Library Evolution: the changing shape of libraries and librarianship | Scoop.it
Have you ever dreamed of making your own video game, but gotten stuck with every tool you've looked at? Here are five you can start with that aim to make the process as simple as possible – no programming necessary. We've shown you development tools you should learn to make your own games, but that…

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Marinhos's curator insight, May 11, 2015 6:25 AM

Quando o professor cria jogos, eles se tornam mais contextualizados.

Kirschty Birt's curator insight, May 11, 2016 7:37 PM
Game making :)
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Can Digital Games Boost Students’ Test Scores? | MindShift

Can Digital Games Boost Students’ Test Scores? | MindShift | Library Evolution: the changing shape of libraries and librarianship | Scoop.it
A new report released today reveals the results attempting to answer the question: do digital games and simulation help students studying science, technology, math, and engineering achieve better learning outcomes?

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"All of us working in education should be skeptical about any innovation that doesn’t aim to produce evidence of its effectiveness." Says it all really. As long as this is not ALL that is done to improve outcomes, bring it on!  Game play has definite postiives for creative thinking, criitcal thinking, and cooprative learning for students. Ignore games at your peril, methinks.

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Leaders Gather to Chart Future for Games in Education

Leaders Gather to Chart Future for Games in Education | Library Evolution: the changing shape of libraries and librarianship | Scoop.it
The Games for Learning Summit drew some big names from across industries.

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