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10 Great Articles About Digital Games in Education
by Shelly Terrell
We would like to share with you a few articles we found helpful for those interested in teaching with games. Our tech savvy tutor, Carol Rainbow, gathered most of these articles while designing our new course, Play to Learn: Digital Games in ELT. It starts October 1st. You could be one of the first participants and even win a free place by clicking here. We hope you find these resources helpful.
A Framework for Assessing Games with a Serious Purpose
A Literature Review of Gaming in Education
Assorted papers and links
Educause Quaterly: Games and Learning
Learn English or die: The effects of digital games on interaction and willingness to communicate in a foreign language
Motivation, engagement and learning through digital games
Rubric for assessing or designing digital playful learning spaces
Teaching with Digital Games in the Classroom
Ten Reasons why Games Based Learning Works in Education
The 100 Second Guide to Gamification in Education
NEWS In October we will be hosting various online courses. The eModeration course teaches you to be an online tutor. The CertICT helps teachers integrate technology effectively with their classes. The CertIBET prepares Business English teachers. You can access these classes with your mobile device. Our tutors are well-known authors, international speakers, and materials creators and our participants come from all over the world!