Three Programs for Creating 3D Training Games

Kapp Notes

The other day I received an email message asking if my upcoming book “The Gamification of Learning and Instruction” gives instructions on how to build games. ” While the book provides content related to the design of games, the development of games and integration of game elements into e-learning, it is not a programming book and neither is Gadgets, Games and Gizmos for Learning. But if you want to program games, these are not the books.

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How to use games to market your learning program?

QuoDeck

One of the major challenges HR and L&D professionals face is getting the employees to get interested in the learning programs. Games or rather game-based learning can help here. Using Games To Market Your Learning Program. Games As A Medium For Marketing.

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Game Results

Clark Quinn

The game we designed (as I talked about yesterday), Quest for Independence , was actually a fair bit of a hit. First, the Aussie science program Quantum had a bit on it. Sometime after the game launched, I became aware of the Common Gateway Interface (CGI) standard for the web.

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Games vs Game-based Learning vs Gamification

Upside Learning

Client: This year, for our Sales training program, we would like to have a game designed. Sales Manager: What exactly do you want in the game? Game Based Learning gamification Gamification In LearningScene: Sales meeting between executives of a leading learning service provider and an organisation planning to outsource its learning content development. Client: Just some simple achievement levels and awards […].

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Where learning and development programs used to be seen as. report on the effectiveness of its learning programs. Authoring tools have the potential to help transform learning programs and. and development programs that incorporate all the features discussed in this.

Six Truths About Implementing a Learning Game that Gets Results

Knowledge Guru

I love games—but that does not mean I think a game is the appropriate option for every learning situation. You may need to go through 5-8 iterations to get a custom game right. 2) Games are not a panacea. Match the game to the audience, not the people paying for it.

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Designing a Learning Game? Play these 3 Games First

Knowledge Guru

At Bottom-Line Performance (owners of the Knowledge Guru platform), we have a “learning game design peer group” that meets a few times per year. Here are three great games we have played within our Peer Group. We explored mechanics that made this game a bit different.

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Designing a game

Clark Quinn

When I was a young academic in Australia, a colleague asked me if I would talk to some folks about a game. He knew that I had designed games before returning to grad school, and had subsequently done one on my thesis research. My student did most of the programming, under my direction.

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Diving into the Emerging Scope of Learning Games for Workplace Training at the Game Developer Conference 2018 – Part 1

G-Cube

This is perhaps one of the primary reasons which contribute towards advancements in e-learning strategies and the way modern learners interact during the program. Modern organizations are investing in adopting game-based learning approach to stay ahead of the curve.

Games Teach!

Kapp Notes

It was sparked by Ruth Clark’s article “ Why Games Don’t Teach. ” Also, please know that I respect the work of Dr. Ruth Clark and actually think that aside from the title most of the article is on target, we don’t have a universal definition of “game”, research is sort of fragmented and a paper prototyping is always the way to go. So, So looking at the argument, Why Games Don’t Teach, we have several interesting positions: Games Don’t Teach. Games

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Top Programs For Webinars

LearnDash

You’ll see gaming elements added to courses , exercises, scenarios, simulations, and forums to help encourage interaction. I should note that not all elearning programs are conducive to this method. Some of these were paid programs and others were free.

Games Teach!

Kapp Notes

It was sparked by Ruth Clark’s article “ Why Games Don’t Teach. ” Also, please know that I respect the work of Dr. Ruth Clark and actually think that aside from the title most of the article is on target, we don’t have a universal definition of “game”, research is sort of fragmented and a paper prototyping is always the way to go. So, So looking at the argument, Why Games Don’t Teach, we have several interesting positions: Games Don’t Teach. Games

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LearnDash Program with 10,000+ Users

LearnDash

His learning program boasts over 10,000 active users going through his training program. These three tools used together are powering some of the most robust LearnDash powered programs to date. The design itself creates a culture of better customers and better use of program.

2 New Games You HAVE to See

eLearning Brothers

Do you like games? Then you need to check out these two new additions to the Training Arcade, an award-winning game authoring tool! Scramble is a single or multi-player game in which a mixed up sentence or word is presented. Preview Game. Preview Game.

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Let the Games Begin!

Learning Rebels

In the spirit of the Winter Olympics, “Let the Games Begin!” Ever felt overly defensive when someone calls your training program ugly and lash out? The post Let the Games Begin!

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Serious Games + Smart Implementation = Win! (Free Webinar)

Knowledge Guru

We love creating games at BLP and try to share that enthusiasm as much as we can. But we’ll also be the first to admit that designing a learning game is only the beginning. According to Karl Kapp , games work best when embedded into a larger blended learning curriculum.

11 Free Game Creation Software Programs (At least for 30 Days)

Kapp Notes

If you are thinking of creating an educational game but don't want to invest a lot of money, you can try out these free software programs (or free for 30 days in some cases), some are 2D and some are 3D. Game Maker can be used free of charge. Tags: Games

Use Games in Your Digital Learning Program to Win the Goal of Engaging Employees

CommLab India

Want to captivate the attention of your learners through your digital learning program? Opt for game based content. eLearning Design game based learning

Three Guidelines for Effectively Integrating Games in the Classroom

Kapp Notes

A number of meta-analysis studies have been conducted in the field of game-based learning attempting to create generalizable findings that can be used to select and create meaningful educational and instructional game experiences. Embed the instructional game into the curriculum.

Game-Based Learning Investments

LearnDash

In 2013, the big trend was gamification (or game-based learning). As you can see from the infographic above, this was a year where investors really started to pump dollars into game-based learning programs – 97 deals to be exact.

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Implementation of Effective Blended Learning Program for Employee Onboarding

G-Cube

Induction programs are an integral part of the training calendar of any organization. However, it is a challenge to develop an effective induction program that covers distant geographies and conflicting learners’ schedules, and at the same time retaining the learners’ attention.

Game Changing Training

Your Training Edge

In this post, I would be sharing the concept of game changing training and how the corporate trainers and professionals can turn their sessions into the most successful learning experience. Game changing training is more than just winning and losing.

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Learning Game Design Series, Part 8: Dump ADDIE; Iterate Instead

Knowledge Guru

Learning game design is a VERY iterative process. This post describes (and shows) the iterative design process required to create an effective learning game. We have a project going on right now that includes several different “mini-games.”

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Hot Fix for Adobe Captivate Game Templates

eLearning Brothers

It has been a few months since the release of Adobe Captivate 2017 and most people, by now, have had a chance to play with it and start looking at how the thousands of free assets provided by eLearning Brothers work with the new release – specifically Captivate Game Templates.

Game-based Learning is the Popular Buzzword for Diverse Industries – Part 4

G-Cube

On the whole, game-based learning will remain the popular buzzword in the future also, with an increased level of collaboration, fun and excitement in the modern workplace environment. Gamification Game-based learning

5 Ways Serious Games Can “Level Up” Your Sales Reps

Knowledge Guru

Serious Games and Sales Reps: A Perfect Fit. There is a reason so many of the Bottom-Line Performance clients who ask us to design a custom serious game wish to use it with sales reps. Customers who use our Knowledge Guru platform often create their games for sales professionals, too.

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Final Step in Learning Game Design: Playtest, playtest, playtest

Knowledge Guru

Previous posts in this learning game design series have focused on sexy stuff such as game goals and core dynamics , game mechanics , game elements , or scoring and rewards. Designing a game is different than designing an eLearning solution.

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Video games as Good Teachers

Kapp Notes

It is obvious that games are immensely popular, what is less obvious is that they are also powerful teachers who have been “schooling” a generation for the past 30 years. Games are filled with goals. Games induce players to create their own worlds, to participate in social activities, to form effective teams, to reason and to save lives [51]. Contrast that gaming environment with a typical classroom environment that dominates the current educational landscape.

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Coaching in your Learning and Development Program

Gyrus

The Role of Coaching in your Learning and Development Program. The best coaches achieve success with great game-plans, proper attention and research into proven methodologies, and an appreciation to their competitors and what their efforts for improvement may be.

10 Reasons to Use Serious Games

LearnDash

If you are involved in elearning (even traditional training), then it is likely that you have considered implementing some form of serious game into your course material. Today gamification and serious games are being leveraged to help bolster learning and drive home key objectives.

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How To Use Games To Market Your Learning Program

eLearning Industry

One of the major challenges HR and L&D professionals face is getting the employees to get interested in the learning programs. Games or rather game-based learning can help here. This article will focus on how a company can market its so-called boring learning programs and make them interesting. Game-Based Learning eLearning Best Practices eLearning Games Gamification Benefits

Gamification or Game-Based Learning? What’s the Difference?

Association eLearning

Gamification and game-based learning (sometimes abbreviated GBL) are both hot topics and the terms are often used interchangeably. Sales incentive programs, credit card rewards, and the badges used in scouting organizations are also good examples. Game-Based Learning, “A New Cake”. If you don’t play you won’t learn, and if you don’t learn you can’t advance in the game. It is also good to know that “games” does not need to mean “video games” or “computer games.”

Karl Kapp, Sharon Boller Partner for Learning Game Design Workshop

Bottom-Line Performance

Learning and Development professionals have been hearing about learning games and game based learning over and over again for a few years now. Game Based Learning Design Skills in High Demand. Our Approach to Game Based Learning Design.

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The Checklist to Measure Effectiveness of an eLearning Program

Enyota Learning

If a considerable improvement is seen in these aspects, then your eLearning programs can be considered effective. The effectiveness of eLearning courses can also be determined by the levels of interests shown by your learners for the program.

7 Game and Gamification Guidelines for Your Organization

Kapp Notes

Here are some guidelines developed from multiple implementations of games and gamification within organizations. One: Be cautious of programs described as “gamified”; the term is being used in various ways, so be sure the program fits your purposes. Games Gamification

7 Reasons Why Developing a Corporate Learning Program is Necessary for Your Business

Your Training Edge

From buying message chairs and nap pods to creating gaming spaces and massage therapy rooms, companies are inventing more new ways to make their employees happier. Thus, providing them with gaming consoles and comfy chairs is not enough.

Why Your Organization needs Game-based Learning Platforms for Corporate training ?

Indusgeeks

There are quite a few organizations that have started to build game-based learning platforms and training programs which have been transformed into a $100 million industry all of a sudden. The post Why Your Organization needs Game-based Learning Platforms for Corporate training ? appeared first on Game Based training blog.