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Designing Games That Go Beyond Just Practice

What makes a great game that promotes learning and goes beyond just practice? Join other educators who have a passion for designing games and learn from successful developers on what it takes to create educational experiences that promote deeper learning. As a group, we’ll look at different games and analyze key educational components. With today’s tools, it’s never been easier to create your own games. The hard part is creating one that supports great learning and not just practice.

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  1. Understand game development
  2. Analyze existing games with a critical eye for learning impact
  3. Identify key educational components that support deeper learning



Jacob Klein, Director of Learning Games, Curriculum Associates

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  • Tags: instruction, gaming
  • Event: SXSW EDU
  • Format: Campfire
  • Track: K-12 Education
  • Level: Field Experience
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