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Adapting jail-break cricket for YPA

On Saturday I attended an ECB CPD workshop, Training & Interventions for Young People & Adults (YPA).

As part of the workshop, we each had to devise a training intervention.   210 more words


Thing 10: Wikimedia Adventure

I’m a reluctant Wikipedia editor! I read Wikipedia regularly, I’m very pro its philosophy of open knowledge. I’ve even created an account, but not got any further. 252 more words

23 Things

Game Inspired Design in the Modern Classroom

We are entering into a new age in education. The old model whole group instruction is being pushed out in favor of new methods like Blended Learning and Flipped Classrooms. 467 more words

Game Inspired Design

Higher Ed Social XP, HP, and Crits

I took advantage of the great opportunity to be interviewed by higher ed social. Higher ed social is a podcast for higher education. Lougan Bishop who is the Social Media & Digital Marketing Specialist for Belmont University along with co-host Jackie Vetrano, the Web and Social Media Coordinator at Genesee Community College grilled me about all things games. 70 more words

Duck Splat

A super fun game to get your whole class involved!

Game Type: Study Break

Recommended Ages: 6 and up

Number Of Players: Whole class

Equipment Required: Nil… 259 more words


Heads Down Thumbs Up

The timeless favourite revisited!

Game Type: Study Break

Recommended Ages: 6 and up

Number Of Players: Whole class

Equipment Required: Nil

Where To Play: Indoors… 159 more words

Study Break Games

Your Achievements List

Most student affairs professionals I’ve met are a competitive bunch. We strive to do more, see more, learn more, and achieve more. That’s not unlike many modern games where we are awarded for the little steps along the way known as achievements. 970 more words