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Playing Games in Teacher Education: How Do Preservice Teachers Respond to Game-Based Learning. - EdTech Researcher - Education Week

Playing Games in Teacher Education: How Do Preservice Teachers Respond to Game-Based Learning. - EdTech Researcher - Education Week | JRD's educational gaming | Scoop.it
Undergraduates at West Virginia University take on the role of school designers to better understand fundamental ideas in education and school design....
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Finding the Riches in Game-Based Learning

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Teaching superhero Caitlin Unterman shares her strategies for using game-based learning as an enrichment tool in her science classroom.
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Aquatico | Marine Ecosystem Game Based Learning

We are all connected by one ocean, and the land connects with the sea. Aquatico aims to raise awareness about the connections amongst ecosystems in ou
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Game based Learning for Compliance Training

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We have seen that many learners find the content of courses on compliance training to be dull and boring. As a result, they are not motivated to take up the courses.
To impart engaging compliance training, we need to transform “lifeless” compliance training material into interesting learning resources. How do we do this?
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Meaningfully and Realistically Using Games in the Classroom

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Practical barriers can keep the most enthusiastic teacher from using games in the classroom. Let’s get real — and realistic — about ways to approach game-based learning for the classroom. Teachers …
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Teachers' Guide to A Successful Implementation of Game-based Learning in Class

Teachers' Guide to A Successful Implementation of Game-based Learning in Class | JRD's educational gaming | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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The limits and strengths of using digital games as “Empathy Machines” | MGIEP

The limits and strengths of using digital games as “Empathy Machines” | MGIEP | JRD's educational gaming | Scoop.it
By: Matthew Farber, Ed. D., University of Northern Colarado Karen Schrier, Ed.D., Marist College   Abstract: This working paper grapples
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The Gamification F-Word(s): a Snail Bob case study

The Gamification F-Word(s): a Snail Bob case study | JRD's educational gaming | Scoop.it
Failure... Feedback Loops... Fiero... Fun Fail States... And Four... As in Four Year Old... As in my Four year old son playing Snail Bob. A few days ago I happened to stumble on my 4 year old playing a game on his Kindle Fire I had not seen before. I started watching because there was…
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Video 2: How do teachers view digital game-based learning?

"Mediating and Managing: Envisioning and Imagining Digital Game-based Learning" Authors: Helga D. Ísfold Sigurðardóttir & Knut H. Sørensen The focus is o
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How Gamification Enhances Productivity in the Workplace

How Gamification Enhances Productivity in the Workplace | JRD's educational gaming | Scoop.it
It boosts morale, strengthens company culture and overall productivity.
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Ian Usher Game Based Learning 2017 Teachmeet

Ian Usher, E-Learning Co-ordinator, Buckinghamshire County discusses game design and resources for learners. Learning Without Frontiers.
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Serious Play Conference

Serious Play is a gathering where creators and learning professionals can have critical conversations about game design requirements and share their knowledge with peers. The focus of the conference is exploring opportunities, challenges and the potential of game-based learning.
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Royal Navy Game Based Learning 2017

Lt Cdr Steve Clark, Royal Navy and Graeme Duncan, CEO, Caspian Learning discuss and demonstrate the use of games and virtual world technology within th
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All work, all play: How game-based learning increases productivity

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All work, all play: How game-based learning increases productivity
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Deeper Learning With Video Games

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It may well be a myth that everyone has a specific way of learning that is best for them. But are there ways of teaching that are clearly superior to others?
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Using Game-Based Pedagogy and Studying Our Teaching

Using Game-Based Pedagogy and Studying Our Teaching | JRD's educational gaming | Scoop.it
Eddie talks about studying our teaching and his new book: Playing to Learn with Reacting to the Past: Research on High Impact, Active Learning Practices* on episode 190 of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Quotes from the episode We should take teaching … as seriously as we take researching. —C. Edward Watson Are students …
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6 Ways to Maximize the Potential of Game-Based Learning

6 Ways to Maximize the Potential of Game-Based Learning | JRD's educational gaming | Scoop.it
In this educational webinar we'll uncover questions you can ask about your digital math game to ensure it positively impacts your students’ attitude & mindset.
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Using Quests in Project-Based Learning

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Questlines—learning pathways that are both personalized and differentiated—build choice into any lesson.
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Why colleges like Texas A&M want video games in the classroom

Why colleges like Texas A&M want video games in the classroom | JRD's educational gaming | Scoop.it
The immersive experience of video games is unrivaled by other media. The CEO of a company developing educational games explains how they can help students learn. It could be a lucrative and rewarding business opportunity for Austin's many startups in the sector.
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5 Tips for Using Digital Games in Class

5 Tips for Using Digital Games in Class | JRD's educational gaming | Scoop.it
Lessons gathered from experience with using Minecraft and other games to boost engagement and meet learning objectives.
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Metafocus: Using Educational Video Games as College Courses

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André Thomas, of Triseum and Texas A&M University, talks with Matt Sparks about using sophisticated educational video games as stand-alone college courses.
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5 reasons to introduce Game-based Learning at school | Acer for Education

5 reasons to introduce Game-based Learning at school | Acer for Education | JRD's educational gaming | Scoop.it
Gaming is a fundamental learning method for the youngest generations, so it should play a crucial role in teachers’ programs: in the digital era, teachers and professors have many more possibilities than the past to integrate game-based learning in their lessons, in order to facilitate and enhance...
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Game Based Learning in a Gamified Environment

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In an effort to increase student engagement, gamification and game-based learning have been gaining traction in the education world for the past coupl
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The best approach to game based learning (via Passle)

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While immersive technology allows for exciting new experiences, game-based learning shouldn't focus solely on the look an
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Keep Gaming Forever to Save Your Brain, Scientists Say

Keep Gaming Forever to Save Your Brain, Scientists Say | JRD's educational gaming | Scoop.it
A new study from the University of Montreal found that seniors playing 'Super Mario 64' had significantly improved gray matter in their brains.
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