Learner Engagement – Are Games the Answer?
JULY 1, 2013
If you read industry journals like “T&D” from ASTD or Associations Now, you’ll see that engagement is hot. Everyone is talking about increasing engagement, and many are turning to gamification, social learning networks, and anything else they think will work to increase learner engagement. So they ask us to “convert” their learning into a game. And wrapping a game around that won’t fix the problem. Most of us in education and training love to learn.