Sponsoring Company: Legends of Learning
Attendees will learn how employing game-based learning (GBL) engages and develops all learners. Understand how games empower students, develop critical thinking skills, provide instant feedback (and more) to develop content mastery as well as social-emotional learning.
encourages players to take risks without fear of failure,
provides instant feedback that takes advantage of the richest teachable moments,
creates individualized experiences through student agency,
develops 21st century skills such as critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity,
allows students to experience that actions have ramifications, and
invites all students to engage, providing expanded opportunities for equitable learning.
Attendees will experience examples of each of these benefits, discuss how they could apply to their own classrooms, and will learn about the research that supports them. Attendees will collaborate with each other as they explore and discuss concepts during the session. They will also investigate how to apply game-based learning to creating experiences that address their own learning objectives.
Apply game-based learning to make a difference to your students.
Janet Pittock (director: , CA)