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The Art of Video Games exhibit - USA TODAY

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SalonThe Art of Video Games exhibitUSA TODAYThe Smithsonian American Art Museum, which houses such masters as Georgia O'Keeffe and John Singer Sargent, debuts a new exhibit, The Art of Video Games Friday.
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6 Hot Trends in Educational Technology [#anotheInfographic]

6 Hot Trends in Educational Technology [#anotheInfographic] | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
Where does your school stand when it comes to adopting the latest classroom innovations?

 

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http://www.edtechmagazine.com/k12/article/2012/11/6-hot-trends-educational-technology-infographic

 


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50 Powerful Ways To Use Skype In The Classroom

50 Powerful Ways To Use Skype In The Classroom | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
Skype offers some unique opportunities for tech-savvy teachers to get their students learning in exciting new ways.

 

It might prove a buggy affair depending on the version, but all the same the service still makes for a phenomenal classroom tool. Read on to find out how you can put this cool tool to work in your classroom.

 

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http://edudemic.com/2012/11/online-colleges-50-creative-ways-to-use-skype-in-the-classroom/

 


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Commonwealth of Learning - Survey on Governments’ Open Educational Resources (OER) Policies | The 21st Century

Commonwealth of Learning - Survey on Governments’ Open Educational Resources (OER) Policies | The 21st Century | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
Survey on Governments’ Open Educational Resources (OER) Policies [Open Access Publication] As part of their joint...
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Connectivism - Emerging Perspectives on Learning, Teaching and Technology

Connectivism - Emerging Perspectives on Learning, Teaching and Technology | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it

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Understanding Games: Gamification, Game Mechanics, Game Design | Social Media Today

Understanding Games: Gamification, Game Mechanics, Game Design | Social Media Today | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
For me, 2011 was the year I discovered games. Not in the football, baseball, basketball sense, or the Monopoly, Settlers of Catan, Dungeons & Dragons sense. No, games in the marketing sense.

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Indie video games are the new counter-culture | The Raw Story

Indie video games are the new counter-culture | The Raw Story | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
Keith Stuart, guardian.co.uk. Something important is happening with games at the moment. It has nothing to do with the blockbusting mainstream success of Modern Warfare 3. It isn't about the increasing convergence of ...
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Lesbian Videos: Video Games - Single - Face to Face

Lesbian Videos: Video Games - Single - Face to Face | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
Video Games Shoot the Moon - The Essential Collection Face to Face Face to Face (Bonus Tracks) Laugh Now, Laugh Later Face to Face Don't Turn Away Face to Face How to Ruin Everything So Why Aren't You Happy?
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Are video games art? Draw your own conclusions - USA TODAY

Are video games art? Draw your own conclusions - USA TODAY | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
GameZoneAre video games art? Draw your own conclusionsUSA TODAYBy Mike Snider, USA TODAY Sure, the three-dimensional vistas explored in video games such as Super Mario Galaxy and Halo are enchanting, immersive and often dramatic.
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How Video Games Draw Us In and Hold Us Spellbound - Metapsychology

How Video Games Draw Us In and Hold Us Spellbound - Metapsychology | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
How Video Games Draw Us In and Hold Us SpellboundMetapsychologyby Scott Rigby and Richard M. Ryan Glued to Games: How Video Games Draw Us In And Hold Us Spellbound by Scott Rigby and Richard M.
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Association of Children's Museums

Association of Children's Museums | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
The Association of Children's Museums is the professional service organization that endeavors to expand the capacity and further the vision of children's museums around the world. (An older study, but interesting.
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Parkinson's patients test video games as therapy (video) - CNET

Parkinson's patients test video games as therapy (video) - CNET | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
Parkinson's patients test video games as therapy (video)CNETParkinson's patients recently took part in a University of California at San Francisco study to see if special video games could replace their regular exercises.
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New Video Games For the Week Of 3/13: Doctors and Gangsters

New Video Games For the Week Of 3/13: Doctors and Gangsters | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
Video game news featuring the top games on the Xbox 360, PS3, Wii and PC.
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Edicated Exerciser: Active video games could improve kids' fitness, but ... - National Post

Edicated Exerciser: Active video games could improve kids' fitness, but ... - National Post | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
National PostEdicated Exerciser: Active video games could improve kids' fitness, but ...National PostBy Paul VanWiechen In the last few years, advances in technology have allowed active video games like Wii Fit, Dance Dance Revolution and X-Box...
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The Secret Online Life Of Teenagers [Infographic]

The Secret Online Life Of Teenagers [Infographic] | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
Are you a teenager, and do you know you are practicing unsafe behavior online? A secret online life is not only bad for your computer but dangerous to you.

 

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http://www.bitrebels.com/social/secret-online-life-infographic/

 


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The disruption of education: How technology is helping students teach themselves

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Mobile technology and social networks aren't just disruptive to existing industries like communications and media, they are also helping the change the way that students learn and how education is delivered both in North America and around the world.
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Critical Technology: Open Badges Learning Plan | The 21st Century

Critical Technology: Open Badges Learning Plan | The 21st Century | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it

Mozilla's Open Badges initiative. open education, assessment and accreditation.

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Games help 5th graders learn social studies - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Games help 5th graders learn social studies - West Virginia Public Broadcasting | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it

Games help 5th graders learn social studiesWest Virginia Public BroadcastingLarson said this is the first time students in the class have created games based on a grade school curriculum.


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Get Paid to Play Video Games – Beta Screening Personal computer ...

Get Paid to Play Video Games – Beta Screening Personal computer Games. The only catch is in order to develop into a beta sport tester, you will want to recognize some technical know-how of the video clip video games and ...
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The Art of Video Games exhibit - USA TODAY

The Art of Video Games exhibit - USA TODAY | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
SalonThe Art of Video Games exhibitUSA TODAYThe Smithsonian American Art Museum, which houses such masters as Georgia O'Keeffe and John Singer Sargent, debuts a new exhibit, The Art of Video Games Friday.
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New This Week in Video Games - Attack of the Fanboy

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Attack of the FanboyNew This Week in Video GamesAttack of the FanboyYou and three friends can team up to exterminate a zillion robots while progressing through tons of missions, facing uncomfortably epic bosses, and leveling up along the way.
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Science Proves Old Video Games Were Super Hard

Science Proves Old Video Games Were Super Hard | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
Sitting down with a bunch of old games in the Super Mario Bros., Donkey Kong, Legend of Zelda, Pokemon and Metroid franchises, Belgian scientists have proven beyond all doubt that those games are way hard.
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Effective Technology in Education Innovation |

Effective Technology in Education Innovation | | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
Khan Academy, which began in 2004 as a small collection of youtube tutorials by Salman Khan, a graduate of MIT and Harvard, has become a library of free educational videos that has has earned the recognition and support ...
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Can Playing Video Games Result in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome ...

Can Playing Video Games Result in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome ... | Videogames and Innovation in Education | Scoop.it
The almost explosive popularity of the computer systems and video games in the modern day society has also led to a significant increase in the cases of carpal.
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Nintendo Ds Homebrew Video games – A whole lot Of Free ...

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Once I first tried making an attempt to learn every little thing about Nintendo DS Homebrew, I used to be fascinated by the concept that there were lots of of games and functions accessible for my Nintendo DS – Completely ...
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Amazon.com: Computers and Education: Towards Educational Change and Innovation (9781846289286): Antonio Jose Mendes, Isabel Pereira, Rogerio Costa: Books

Amazon.com: Computers and Education: Towards Educational Change and Innovation (9781846289286): Antonio Jose Mendes, Isabel Pereira, Rogerio Costa: Books (Computers and Education: Towards Educational Change and Innovation: Discover the latest research...
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