WHAT WORKS IN EDUCATION The George Lucas Educational Foundation
Some well know psychologists, including Piaget & Bruner believe that play is a child's work. The best way to teach kids they say is through active learning.
The theory of game-based learning (GBL) involves a new way of training the employees of companies. We are talking about the use of games for learning.
My presentation for October 25, 2013 - Metro State University of Denver (MSUD) Symposium for Teaching and Learning with Technology Conference 2013. Access Con…
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. –William Butler Yeats Introduction Deconstruct the fun in any good game, and it becomes clear that what makes it enjoyable is
A fascinating 3D puzzle from the '70s breathes life into an inner city high school as kids turn algorithms into a competitive sport.
There are hundreds of places to find educational games and quizzes on the Internet. That said, sometimes you still cannot find quite what yo...
The gaming expert shares insights into why video games are such effective learning tools.
Guest blogger Douglas Kiang, computer science teacher and edtech advocate, shows how the Inform7 language, the Minecraft game and the Maker-friendly Arduino kit can enhance learning in high school, mi
A good educational game offers engagement, assessment, and learning, with the game data providing a valuable invisible assessment opportunity for students, teachers, and parents.
Guest bloggers Kelly Teng and Cameron Baker, game developers with an interest in education, suggest that the gaming world can teach educators lessons about abstract thinking, enthusiastic engagement,