In this webinar, for Training Magazine Network, I discussed how Gamification should be thought of as a design sensibility and not merely a digital tool. We talked about how gamification and game-thinking is more of a thought process and a methodology to engage and motivate learners. We explore several methods for applying game-thinking to your online and classroom learning designs by participating in a gamified learning event. .
Here are the slides:
Short Explanation of Gamification
Pinterest Page on Gamification Happenings
Facebook Page on Gamification of Learning and Instruction
Here is some information on thinking like a game designer. Improve Training: Thinking Like a Game Designer
Here are some elements you can add to your training to elevate the level of engagement. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning
Here are a few articles about gamification in action.
July 2012 T&D Article: Games, Gamification and the Quest for Interactive Learning
Here is Chapter One of “The Gamification of Learning and Instruction.”Chapter One of the Gamification of Learning and Instruction
Blog Posts of Interest
Talking about Life Lessons from Video Games
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