Integrating Games into eLearning

Association eLearning

People often just look at video games as fun, but they can also be played to aid learning. Listed below are examples of when gaming and learning are combined to give learners an optimal, innovative experience. What are some cool and unique ways eLearning has accomplished this?

Game-Changing Games

Web Courseworks

I have been exposed to Dr. Kurt Squire’s video games and learning curriculum since 2006, when I was a graduate student at the University of Wisconsin. The second session focused on using games for teaching in primary education.

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Soft Skills Games for corporate eLearning

Indusgeeks

The post Soft Skills Games for corporate eLearning appeared first on Game-Based Training. The 70-20-10 Model for Learning and Development states that 70% of learning comes from on-the-job experience, 20% from interaction with others and 10% from formal educational events.

Game-based eLearning for customer service training

Indusgeeks

The post Game-based eLearning for customer service training appeared first on Game-Based Training. Customer service or customer support is a word that is quintessential to the existence of most companies but yet it’s not allocated with as much as importance as needed.

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Using eLearning Games as an eLearning Strategy

eLearning Brothers

Looking for a way to avoid boredom when you build your eLearning strategy? We can think of (at least) five reasons why you should use eLearning games as a strategy: Creativity. With a strategy built around games, interactive learning will be top of mind.

4 Tips For Designing Games

Origin Learning

Gamification can be a powerful element of any elearning strategy. Games that are designed to improve the productivity and skills of learners are a good investment of organizational resources. However, adding games for games’ sake is definitely a no-no.

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Tips for designing serious games in learning

Origin Learning

There is a reason why people give up on learning more quickly than they would on a good game. This is because, simply put, games are fun. This is why games are used as an important study aid in learning. Once again, the point of games here is to educate.

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Game-Changing Games

Web Courseworks

I have been exposed to Dr. Kurt Squire’s video games and learning curriculum since 2006, when I was a graduate student at the University of Wisconsin. The second session focused on using games for teaching in primary education.

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Why Gamification Doesn't Mean Serious Games

Dashe & Thomson

They say they want the training to be a game. And why do they want it to be a game? Instructional Design Scenario Based learning Gamification ELearning Learning EngagementClients often come us to develop their learning solution saying they already know what they want.

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YES/NO Game Prototype

Blog WORL&D

Hence the Articulate eLearning Heroes challenge below. I wanted to create an old-school (choose your) adventure game where the user makes a series of decisions. elearning Gamification, Game-based learning and Game-thinking JavaScript Storyline

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Interactive Training Games for Hospitality Training

Indusgeeks

Employees have to be on top of their game at all times to provide great service, hence, staff training is essential in this sector. The post Interactive Training Games for Hospitality Training appeared first on Game-Based Training.

Gamification vs. Game Based Learning in eLearning

Lambda Solutions

Co-hosted with Limestone Learning, our webinar: Gamify your eLearning! 6 Ways to Incorporate Gamification into eLearning was one of our most successful to date so we thought we would share the learning outcomes in a series of articles.

Games To Gamification

Learnnovators

Slowly, as the human species evolved, (around 70,000 to 80,000 years ago), they started hunting small game. The word ‘game’ here means any animal hunted for food. The term game was used as a medieval hunting terminology in the late 13th century.

Agile Microlearning Explained

4THE COGNITIVE SCIENCE BEHIND OTTOLEARN OTTOLEARN COPYRIGHT © 2018 NEOVATION CORPORATION Drive to Mastery Engagement Mechanics Learning Mechanics Assesment Mechanics GAMIFICATION OF LEARNING Unlike game-based learning, which actually has learners play a.

Free eLearning Game Template: Reindeer’s Revenge

eLearning Brothers

Happy Holidays from the eLearning Brothers team! Play the Game! Play the Game! If you are interested in downloading this free game, we invite you to get a Free eLearning Templates account.

10 Ways to Publish Your Game Anywhere

The Game Agency

The beauty of The Training Arcade® is once you’ve created a game with your training content. You can launch the game and publish it anywhere! Here are 10 ways you can publish and deploy the game for maximum training effectiveness. EXPORT YOUR GAME TO YOUR LMS.

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Train Your Brain with Games

eLearning Brothers

Our eLearning Rockstars Stage was the place to be at DevLearn 2017. In our first session, we heard from Stephen Baer of The Game Agency. He spoke on the power of games. In this session, you will learn: How playing games can improve problem-solving skills and learning abilities.

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Why Serious Games Work

Indusgeeks

What is a game? A game is an exploratory narrative, which the user is actively involved in. This built-in learning process is what makes games fun! To progress through levels in a game is to learn. The post Why Serious Games Work appeared first on Game-Based Training.

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To Game or Not to Game? The Best Ways to Use Games for Learning

Bottom-Line Performance

So, you think you want to use a game to help people learn. ” There are many reasons to use games for learning… and also times when you’d be better off picking a different interactive learning experience. Using a game as the Primary Learning Method.

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5 games every e-learning professional should play

E-Learning Provocateur

In fact, 63% of American households are home to someone who plays video games regularly (hardly a sub-culture). In other words, the playing of video games has normalised. As time marches on, not gaming is becoming abnormal.

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Video Games and Motivation

B Online Learning

Every year globally, people spend huge amounts of money and time playing video games. Most people who engage in video game play choose to do so voluntarily, because it is fun and they enjoy it. Research into video game play has tended to focus on either the positive […].

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Integrating Game Thinking in eLearning Design

Origin Learning

The significance of gamification in modern eLearning is a topic that we have looked at earlier in several posts. The focus is now shifting on creating learning experiences that integrate games organically into the eLearning course content rather than a forced inclusion.

Game-based eLearning and how they influence positive morale at your workplace

Indusgeeks

The post Game-based eLearning and how they influence positive morale at your workplace appeared first on Game-Based Training. Are you a leader? Have you noticed that your employees or team members find it hard to perform at 100% all the time?

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Soft skills games can develop these 5 important skills

Indusgeeks

The post Soft skills games can develop these 5 important skills appeared first on Game-Based Training. Soft skills are considered to be an essential characteristic for a person running an organization and also for employees working in the organization.

Gamification: 3 Steps to Get the Recipe Right

Allen Interactions

Gaming Gamification game-based learning Learning Games eLearning Games Training Games Serious Learning GamesEllen Burns-Johnson - September 17, 2019. There are many recipes for successful employe e engagement. Gamification is just one ingredient.

5 reasons why game-based elearning works for corporate training

Indusgeeks

Game based elearning is changing the face of corporate elearning and training. While there once was a one-way exchange of information, there is now through interactive training games that has enhanced the experience to corporate training and corporate elearning.

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Free Lectora Game Template

eLearning Brothers

Looking for a Free Game Template for Lectora? The Trivia Game Template is one of the most popular games in the Template Library. Team this template up with the power of Lectora and make eLearning awesomeness for your learners. Free Lectora Game Template.

What eLearning Should Learn From Games

Upside Learning

There sure are lot of learning design community folks who love to play digital games. It’s always interesting to hear gamers talk about why they play certain genres of games and what aspects of those games they love. LBP differs from other games by being as much a tool as a game.

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eLearning 101: Implementing A Jeopardy Game Template Into Your Training

eLearning Brothers

How great would it be to reproduce that intensely nostalgic feeling and the intellectual atmosphere it promotes into the wonderful world of eLearning? Cover A Lot Of eLearning Material Quickly. Game Show” is versatile because, much like the real Jeopardy!

The Need of Game-based Nursing Training

Indusgeeks

This blog talks about the need to include game-based nursing training […]. The post The Need of Game-based Nursing Training appeared first on Game-Based Training. A nursing job is not an easy one.

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7 Steps Towards Successful Serious Game Implementation

eLearning Industry

Serious game implementation takes some planning. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Game-Based Learning eLearning Games Free eLearning eBooks Serious GamesThe following 7 steps will put you on the road to success. Read on!

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Game-based elearning for Sales Training and On-boarding.

Indusgeeks

Game-based elearning for sales Sales training managers always have a lot of responsibilities and need consistent training in sales skills such as decision making and time management to fulfill them. The post Game-based elearning for Sales Training and On-boarding.

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Game or Mini-Game: Which Should You Choose for Your Training Solution?

Bottom-Line Performance

You want to incorporate games into your learning experience. Do you go with one large game as THE learning solution or do you incorporate several smaller games… what we call “mini-games?”. It’s not a “mini-game” if it takes an hour for people to play.

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Good Games, Good Learning

Upside Learning

The paper describes a Professor of Reading’s teachers experience and learning from playing digital games and describes some of the learning principles good games incorporate. Then the game reacts back, giving the player feedback and new problems.

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