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I'm gathering resources around video game design, particularly as it related to creation and education.
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Gamestar Mechanic Advice from Sixth Graders

Gamestar Mechanic Advice from Sixth Graders | Video Game Design for Schools | Scoop.it
See the Glog! Gamestar Mechanic Advice: gaming, science , science, sciencé, technology, writing, writing | Glogster EDU - 21st century multimedia tool for educators, teachers and students
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This is a poster from writing from my students. It's part of a letter we sent along to Gamestar Mechanic.

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Aran Levasseur - Peacemaker: Video Games and Learning

TEDxSFED: The Urban School of San Francisco Simulcast post-event mini-presentations.
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How To Make Your Own Educational Video Games - Edudemic

How To Make Your Own Educational Video Games - Edudemic | Video Game Design for Schools | Scoop.it
Ever tried out a video game that's left you a bit underwhelmed? What if you could make your own educational video games?
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KINECT2SCRATCH at GAME: THE FUTURE OF PLAY

KINECT2SCRATCH Interactive game installation, 2012 Stephen Howell [IE] Kinect2Scratch allows data from a Microsoft Kinect controller be sent to Scratch, an i...
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6 TED Talks on The Pluses of Gaming

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Six talks that give insights into what gaming can do for our minds and our lives.

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Janette Hughes's comment, January 28, 2013 1:56 PM
These are brilliant! Will use for a course I'm teaching.
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Interactive Fiction: The Art of Video Game Storytelling

Today's top video game designers explore the past, present and future of interactive fiction and adventure gaming. Watch as storytelling's biggest names char...
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Sustainable Perspectives on Video Games: Andy Robertson at TEDxExeter

Andy Robertson presents his call for a new "Priesthood of Player-Critics" who nurture fresh perspectives on videogames that enable more people to benefit fro...
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Video Games in the STEM Classroom

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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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How Portal 2 Developers Became The Best 6th Grade Physics Teachers Ever

How Portal 2 Developers Became The Best 6th Grade Physics Teachers Ever | Video Game Design for Schools | Scoop.it
PLAYMAKERS is an exploration of the experiences and innovations that are leading the way for learning design in the twenty-first century.
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Minecraft Crowd Sourced Library project

Welcome to a Minecraft creative writing project where you can participate. I want your hand typed Minecraft books filled with your creative writing, so I can...
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More from the National Writing Project Annual Meeting: Game Design

More from the National Writing Project Annual Meeting: Game Design | Video Game Design for Schools | Scoop.it

An overview of our presentation around game design and education

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The Common People

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Adam Clarke is an artist who uses digital and traditional techniques to inspire and engage participation in creative thinking and practice. Vlogging since 2005
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What Teachers Really Think About Game-Based Learning - Edudemic

What Teachers Really Think About Game-Based Learning - Edudemic | Video Game Design for Schools | Scoop.it
Game-based learning may be one of the bigger buzzwords of the year along with the likes of project-based learning and MOOCs.
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Thomas Suarez: A 12-year-old app developer | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Most 12-year-olds love playing videogames -- Thomas Suarez taught himself how to create them. After developing iPhone apps like "Bustin Jeiber," a whack-a-mole game, he is now using his skills to help other kids become developers.
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Level Up Documentary (2011) - A story about gamers and the games they play

Technology has changed the way that people can play games, from casual gamers who play a few times a week or month on their phone, to those who play every da...
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STEM Video Game Challenge: PBS KIDS Stream

STEM Video Game Challenge: PBS KIDS Stream | Video Game Design for Schools | Scoop.it
PBS KIDS, in partnership with the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) is participating in the 2012 National STEM Video Game Challenge.
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The videos here are great insights into game development

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#G4C12: Game Design 101 with Gamestar Mechanic

Get your students started on a pathway to becoming game designers. Gamestar Mechanic is a game design platform and curriculum for youth ages 8-14 designed to...
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Join The Journey of 12 Educator Bloggers Gamifying Learning

Join The Journey of 12 Educator Bloggers Gamifying Learning | Video Game Design for Schools | Scoop.it
Do you like to connect with educators who already pilot game-based learning in classrooms for years? These educator bloggers have put down meaningful amount of experience and resources in their blo...
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In This Minecraft Classroom Digital Citizenship 101 Is The Topic Of Play

In This Minecraft Classroom Digital Citizenship 101 Is The Topic Of Play | Video Game Design for Schools | Scoop.it
PLAYMAKERS is an exploration of the experiences and innovations that are leading the way for learning design in the 21st century.
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