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Gamification of Education: a Powerful Engagement Strategy or Path to Addiction?

A positive example of gaming in education in a UBC course using individual student blogs.

An example of the peer pressure and social responsibility of gaming that can cause long-term play and other problems. 1,103 more words

Adult Education

4 Simple Steps To Introduce Gamification In Your Classroom

Nowadays teachers are expected to shape their teaching techniques to provide a better learning experience to the students. It is not enough that our students to learn about the material, but they also need to develop a strong sense of confidence about their knowledge and skills. 639 more words


Kids must code on iPads

An important 21st Century skill

This post is about a topic and app close to my heart. Computer programming is the engine of modern life and dream maker for tens of thousands. 573 more words


Gamification at IETC

The Illinois Ed Tech Conference has been awesome.  I love seeing what others are doing.  I even get a lot from eavesdropping on other attendees.  This year, I am presenting on Video Games and Gamification, and I have been pleasantly surprised that others seem to know a bit about it. 57 more words

Why Games Will Be More Successful in Education than Radio, TV, or MOOCs (#GBL)

by Justin Marquis Ph.D., OnlineUniversities.com

Radio, TV, computers, video games, the Internet, and MOOCs. As major technological innovations have occurred throughout our history they have been regularly  1,680 more words

Game-based Learning

5 Easy Steps to #Gamifying #HighereEd

by Justin Marquis Ph.D.

It’s time to get the party started with gamification in higher education. Maybe it’s the liberating feeling of the summer, or the fact that it is the perfect time for some educators to make improvements to their curriculums. 1,778 more words

Gamify Learning