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How can games be used in education? Hopefully this list will improve the use of games and education
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The 20 Best Blogs About Game-Based Learning - Online Colleges

The 20 Best Blogs About Game-Based Learning - Online Colleges | Games and Education | Scoop.it
These blogs can help you keep up with the latest movements and technologies shaping the future of game-based learning.
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'SimCity' educational? Ontario Grade 3s learn social studies with iPad game

'SimCity' educational? Ontario Grade 3s learn social studies with iPad game | Games and Education | Scoop.it
TORONTO - Ontario's elementary school curriculum spells out that all Grade 3 students must learn abo... - Science & Technology - Winnipeg Free Press.

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Kids and video games: Why children should play more

Kids and video games: Why children should play more | Games and Education | Scoop.it

"One of today’s most powerful tools for sparking learning and creativity"


Parents, politicians, and educators often criticize video games as a waste of time that distract kids from healthier activities such as school, outdoor play, sports, and community service.

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Gamification Company Bunchball Makes Interesting Announcement | Kapp Notes

Gamification Company Bunchball Makes Interesting Announcement | Kapp Notes | Games and Education | Scoop.it
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Raph's Website » “X” isn’t a game!

Raph's Website » “X” isn’t a game! | Games and Education | Scoop.it

What about "serious" games? Are they games?



Raph Koster's personal website: MMOs, gaming, writing, art, music, books.

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The Dangers Of “Gamification” In Education | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

The Dangers Of “Gamification” In Education | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… | Games and Education | Scoop.it
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The Gamification of Education Infographic #gamification #edtech

Gamification has tremendous potential in the education space. How can we use it to deliver truly meaningful experiences to students? Learn all about the impact of gaming on education in this infographic.
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Ten reasons why game based learning works in education | connectED

Ten reasons why game based learning works in education | connectED | Games and Education | Scoop.it
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Clark Aldrich Designs: Using Serious Games and Simulations: A Quick and Dirty Guide

Clark Aldrich Designs: Using Serious Games and Simulations: A Quick and Dirty Guide | Games and Education | Scoop.it

A good educational simulation may look a lot like a casual computer game. It may have stylized, fast moving graphics. There may be a timer during some part of a level, and exaggerated consequences of failure. The person engaging the sim may look very much like a gamer, hunched over with a hand tightly grasped on the mouse and eyes riveted on the screen. The student may even be in a flow state, and having a lot of fun.

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Democratizing Game Creation: My Interview with Stencyl's Joe Dolivo

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Raph's Website » The best game design articles on the site

Raph's Website » The best game design articles on the site | Games and Education | Scoop.it
Raph Koster's personal website: MMOs, gaming, writing, art, music, books.
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Gamemaker4scool recensie review

Gamemaker4scool recensie review | Games and Education | Scoop.it

Book to learn about Gamemaker Primary and middle school

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Kathy Sierra On Gamification In Education | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

Kathy Sierra On Gamification In Education | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… | Games and Education | Scoop.it

Interessante discussie, niet eens met never categorie. Hangt af van je game design

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Badges for Learning: Threading the Needle Between Skepticism and Evangelism | DMLcentral

Badges for Learning: Threading the Needle Between Skepticism and Evangelism | DMLcentral | Games and Education | Scoop.it
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Trending Topic: Structured vs. Unstructured Play

Trending Topic: Structured vs. Unstructured Play | Games and Education | Scoop.it
Trending Topic: Structured vs. Unstructured Play Recently some spirited debate has unfolded between several teachers whose work I admire and whose opinions I respect. And there seems to be a rift...
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Game Design is the Key to an Innovative 21st Century Education | Online Universities

Game Design is the Key to an Innovative 21st Century Education | Online Universities | Games and Education | Scoop.it
I recently found a great post on the Upside Learning blog by Abhijit Kadle about the Three Reasons To Focus On Media Design In Learning.
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