Free video by Trip Hawkins about Games and Education – “Revolutionary Bedfellows: IF Teachers and Game Mechanics Unite to Innovate.”

GAMASTRA writes;

“In this free GDC Vault video from the first App Developers Conference, Trip Hawkins (EA, 3DO founder) discusses what the game industry can teach educational app developers who target a preteen audience by highlighting how his team will create iPad game IF…, in the talk “Revolutionary Bedfellows: IF Teachers and Game Mechanics Unite to Innovate.”

To watch the video click here;

http://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/208610/Video_Trip_Hawkins_applies_the_EA_Sports_model_to_education_games.php

if you can

About Gaming and Education

Through my research, I have found that games are a powerful tool for learning for players of all ages. Last year I earned my doctorate in Educational Leadership at Azusa Pacific University. My dissertation was entitled - Higher Order Thinking Skills in Digital Games. I have presented my research at the annual convention of the California Educational Research Association. In addition to teaching, I assist other researchers who are working in the field of games and Learning.

Posted on February 3, 2014, in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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