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Hard Fun

What is fun? What is hard fun? Is there easy fun? Gaming and games-based learning uses the fun of games, the joy of engagement, and the thrill of overcoming challenges as powerful motivators to get students to meet learning outcomes. 747 more words

NEWS: Unicorn and Amuzo Launch 'The Future of Game-based Learning' White Paper

Is interest in games and gamification just another fashionable hot topic for the learning Twitterati? Or is there a real trend that is going to significantly impact on the industry? 467 more words

Peter Phillips

Not all games are bad...

Deputy Managing Director, Steve Holt, shares his views on the recent research published on the impact of gaming on our children.

“Last week, new research was released by The National Children’s Bureau Northern Ireland (NCB NI) 343 more words


Baby you’re a Firework

I’m no stranger to cooperative gaming or applying it toward student development. During my last attempt I threw a staff of my Orientation Leaders into a world overrun with viruses. 834 more words

Turtle Sprint: You can save turtles in a game AND real life!

Help baby sea turtles as they hatch and make their way to the ocean. Beware the hungry predators waiting for a tasty turtle snack! Speed and navigation are key factors to success as these defenseless hatchlings rely on you for their survival. 69 more words


Blooming Confusing

I have a confession. I collect Blooms adaptations. It seems like the making up new Blooms is a very popular pass time of teachers using the Internet these days. 433 more words