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Youtopia™: Your Classroom Management and Student Engagement App

Youtopia is an online, student engagement application that provides instant access to plug-and-play gamification tools (points, badges, and leaderboards) tha...
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New research on game-based learning shows that games can impact positively on problem solving skills, motivation and engagement.

New research on game-based learning shows that games can impact positively on problem solving skills, motivation and engagement. | Motivation for Students | Scoop.it
In a new study, conducted by The National Foundation for Educational Research in England and Wales (NFER) found that game-based learning shows that "games can impact positively on problem solving s...

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Chris Carter's comment, July 15, 2013 11:02 AM
Thank you, Jennifer and Diane!
David W. Deeds's curator insight, April 15, 2015 9:44 AM

But then, we gamers knew this already! ;)

John Allen's curator insight, April 17, 2015 3:26 PM

You have to read this! I think the fact that there is real research out there around game-based learning positively impacting problem solving, motivational skills, and engagement is great!