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How Kids Are Learning to Code While Playing Minecraft

How Kids Are Learning to Code While Playing Minecraft

| August 22, 2014 | 8 Comments

To get ahead in the game, kids are learning to code their own Minecraft features.

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How To Choose A Learning Game

How To Choose A Learning Game

| August 22, 2014 | 10 Comments

Keep in mind some of the key elements of a good educational game when trying to sort through the hundreds of games available.

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Trust, Equity, and Student-Centered Learning With Fourth-Graders

Trust, Equity, and Student-Centered Learning With Fourth-Graders

| August 19, 2014 | 4 Comments

We examine how three different teachers in three completely different communities are dealing with BYOD issues, including trust, equity, and what happens when you try to put student-centered learning in the hands of students who’ve never experienced it.

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Video Games and the Future of the Textbook

Video Games and the Future of the Textbook

| August 15, 2014 | 21 Comments

Curriculum designers are rethinking not only the textbook, but educational content delivery in general.

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Could Robo-Readers Be Valuable Teaching Tools?

Could Robo-Readers Be Valuable Teaching Tools?

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sometimes impersonal feedback can be easier for students to accept and incorporate into their writing.

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How to Get the Most Out of Student-Owned Devices in Any Classroom

How to Get the Most Out of Student-Owned Devices in Any Classroom

| August 13, 2014 | 13 Comments

Tips to make sure classroom technology is focused on asking students to be creative, collaborative and analytical.

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For Public Schools, the Long and Bumpy Road to Going Digital

For Public Schools, the Long and Bumpy Road to Going Digital

| August 12, 2014 | 12 Comments

Despite every best intention, the transition to digital isn’t quite here yet.

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Could Video Games Measure Skills That Tests Can’t Capture?

Could Video Games Measure Skills That Tests Can’t Capture?

| August 11, 2014

Researchers are experimenting with playable tests capable of capturing learning in action.

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Screen Time That’s Valuable For Young Kids

Screen Time That’s Valuable For Young Kids

| August 8, 2014 | 10 Comments

Most people agree that implementing game-based learning makes sense for older students, but what about really young kids?

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In the Bustling, Interactive Classroom, A Place for Digital Games

In the Bustling, Interactive Classroom, A Place for Digital Games

| August 1, 2014 | 10 Comments

Teachers can use games as a supplement that enables increased one-on-one learning between teacher and student.

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