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Future trends in education, including leadership, educational technology and philosophy.
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Future Of EdTech 101: Automation, Curation And Gamification

Future Of EdTech 101: Automation, Curation And Gamification | 21st century education | Scoop.it
Education is one of the fastest progressing industries. Today, research, materials and communication can be shared instantly and globally. However, information technology is hardly at its full potential, particularly in education.
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Education that is instant, fun and well curated has my 5 *****

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Game-Based Learning: What it is, Why it Works, and Where it's Going

Game-Based Learning: What it is, Why it Works, and Where it's Going | 21st century education | Scoop.it

'Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.' –William Butler Yeats. Deconstruct the fun in any good game, and it becomes clear that what makes it enjoyable is the built-in learning process... This article provides a quick introduction to the characteristics of a game and how these can be harnessed for learning. Features a comparison of 'traditional' vs games based learning and how these can support assessment and feedback.


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