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What Gaming Has Taught Me - Reading
What Gaming Has Taught Me - Reading
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by Faitak 3 years ago
in Education
Gaming is a powerful tool for many things. In this video I talk about how Gaming helped me learn to read and to love reading.
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Propaganda Games: Sesame Credit - The True Danger of Gamification - Extra Credits
Propaganda Games: Sesame Credit - The True Danger of Gamification - Extra Credits
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by Faitak 3 years ago
in Gamification, Education
Get your Extra Credits gear at the store! http://bit.ly/ExtraStore Subscribe for new episodes every Wednesday! http://bit.ly/SubToEC Play games with us on Extra Play! http://bit.ly/WatchEXP ---- (Episode details below...) Watch more episodes from thi...
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First Time - Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
First Time - Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
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by Faitak 4 years ago
in Education
First Time is a series in which I take someone into a game they have not played or they take me into one I have not played. We play then discus the game as we see their reactions to it as well as where they draw their knowledge on the game form.
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Video games are f**king awesome | Eric Jordan | TEDxVictoria
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by Faitak 4 years ago
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Eric Jordan thinks that not only are video games awesome, but that they actually cut down on discrimination and bring people closer together. Chair of VIATeC’s...
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23 Ways Gaming Makes You a Better Person | Game/Show | PBS Digital Studios
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by Faitak 4 years ago
in Civics
What do you think about the show? We're dying for feedback. Tweet at us! https://twitter.com/pbsgameshow Follow us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/gameshowpbs Email us! pbsgameshow [at] gmail [dot] com Follow us on Reddit http://www.reddit.com/r...
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Game Theory: World of Warcraft will SAVE the Economy
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by Faitak 4 years ago
in Civics
Become a Theorist! ►► http://bit.ly/1qV8fd6 Free HuluPlus Trial! ►► http://www.huluplus.com/matpat We've talked before about how incredibly addictive World o...
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Education: An End to Fear - Why Students Hate Homework - Extra Credits
Education: An End to Fear - Why Students Hate Homework - Extra Credits
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by Faitak 5 years ago
in Education
Traditional education focuses on assessment, giving students one chance to get their homework right. Games can provide immediate feedback and teach core prob...
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Extra Credits: Games in Education
Extra Credits: Games in Education
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by Faitak 5 years ago
in Education
This week, we discuss some of the difficulties of integrating games into our education system. Come discuss this topic in the forums! http://extra-credits.ne...
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Extra Credits: Not a Babysitter
Extra Credits: Not a Babysitter
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by Faitak 5 years ago
in Education
This week, we talk about how games can be a shared experience between kids and their parents. Come discuss this topic in the forums! http://extra-credits.net...
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Are Virtual Worlds Real or Fake? | Game/Show | PBS Digital Studios
Are Virtual Worlds Real or Fake? | Game/Show | PBS Digital Studios
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by Faitak 5 years ago
in Civics
Are virtual worlds real or fake? Are you "traveling" to new worlds even if you don't leave your couch? Exploring video game worlds can be as appealing as fol...
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How Video Games Make You a Better Person
How Video Games Make You a Better Person
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by Faitak 5 years ago
in Civics
The American Psychological Association is releasing a study encompassing the positive effects of playing video games. Is this GAME OVER for all those anti-ga...
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Kurt Squire on Civic Engagement Through Digital Games (Big Thinkers Series)
Kurt Squire on Civic Engagement Through Digital Games (Big Thinkers Series)
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by Patric 5 years ago
in Civics
Game-based learning scholar Kurt Squire explores how leveraging young people's interest in gaming could encourage greater youth community involvement and deeper connections to civic and political life.
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Gamify your Moodle courses in under 20 minutes
Gamify your Moodle courses in under 20 minutes
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by tim 5 years ago
in Gamification
It is possible to gamify any Moodle 2 course using out-of-the-box Moodle features. Watch this video to learn how to gamify your Moodle courses in under 20 mi...
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Tom Chatfield: 7 ways video games engage the brain
Tom Chatfield: 7 ways video games engage the brain
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by Faitak 5 years ago
http://www.ted.com As we bring gameplay into more aspects of our lives (from socializing to exercising), Tom Chatfield talks about one compelling aspect of v...
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Can Online Gaming be Educational? Lewis Tachau at TEDxStudioCityED
Can Online Gaming be Educational? Lewis Tachau at TEDxStudioCityED
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by Sykusi 6 years ago
in Education
Lewis Tachau is a 13 year old middle school student and avid online gamer. Lewis enjoys online gaming. In this talk, he explores the educational, social, and...
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