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Swedish School Now Has A Mandatory Minecraft Class - Edudemic

Swedish School Now Has A Mandatory Minecraft Class - Edudemic | Using gamification in education | Scoop.it
All 13-year-old students must now take a manadatory Minecraft course at the Viktor Rydberg school in Stockholm, Sweden.
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Everything You’ll Ever Need To Know About Gamification | TechCrunch

Everything You’ll Ever Need To Know About Gamification | TechCrunch | Using gamification in education | Scoop.it
Editor’s note: Tadhg Kelly is a game designer with 20 years experience.

There are plenty of people in and around games who make their living largely through behaving like wizards. Nowhere is this more true than in the field of gamification.
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10 Ways Teachers Are Using MMORPGs In The Classroom - Edudemic

10 Ways Teachers Are Using MMORPGs In The Classroom - Edudemic | Using gamification in education | Scoop.it
Ever wonder how teachers are using MMORPGs in the classroom? We detail the many ways gaming is taking classrooms to the next level.
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"Did you know? MMORPGs, or massively multiplayer online role-playing games,  benefit society when applied to certain situations, but nobody ever talks about it." 

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Real Gamification Mechanics Require Simplicity And, Yes, Game Designers Can Do It | TechCrunch

Real Gamification Mechanics Require Simplicity And, Yes, Game Designers Can Do It | TechCrunch | Using gamification in education | Scoop.it
The mysteries of mechanics are the reason why gamification seems like voodoo. And it shouldn't be. Game mechanics should be simple to explain, with clear actions and outcomes.
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