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Interesting report on the survey on Teaching with Digital Games

This report discusses how teachers bring games into the classroom, their perspectives, choice of platforms and catalysts for uptakes within a formal setting.

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Serious Games


Today was a math-Tac-toe kind of day. I knew that I had two wonderful parent volunteers coming in to help out and I wanted a way to utilize them but also keep my kids learning and not worrying about missing out on learning activities in the classroom; so I decided to use a technique developed by a colleague and myself called Math-Tac-Toe. 387 more words


Trans-disciplinary methodology for game-based intervention design

Coventry University is playing a key role in pushing the use of digital games in non-entertainment contexts, also known as Serious Games. The use of games science in redesigning ordinary tasks is transforming everyday lives and most importantly injecting more fun in everyday contexts. 652 more words

Serious Games

Here is the Backside of #Gamification

Well into the the Quest to become Calculus Gods, its time to show how things are working behind the scenes…Most of this information can be found here:  1,235 more words


Lunch & Learn: Game-Based Learning

Join Andrew Peterson on Tuesday, October 7 at 11AM for a Lunch and Learn on “Game-Based Learning”. In this session we will be talking about the history of game-based learning. 95 more words

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Tip of the Week: Game-based learning in the social studies

It’s the final day of the KCHE / MOCHE Best Practices in History Education. Last session of the day? On a Friday? In downtown Kansas City just minutes from the Power and Light District? 361 more words


Does Gee Lean toward Racism?

It is difficult to get through this 2007 book by James Paul Gee without being grossly distracted by Gee’s weasel words, e.g., it has been argued that… 331 more words

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