ECGC 2019 Sessions

APRIL 16TH – 18TH, 2019

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Education Summit: Bring video games to the classroom

April 16 at 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Room: 302A

Hosted by Michaeal BriscoeThomas DotsonScott Martin, and Orin Adcox

Objective: Share and learn how video games are used educationally. Find teachable moments in video games.

Summit Description: Great teaching is hands-on and fun! Join us for a summit on teaching with video games you already love. Hear about cutting-edge projects from ed tech leaders, learn from industry veterans, and workshop your own teaching and gaming ideas.

Summit Topics:

  1. Orientation to Simulators, Serious Games, and Serious Educational Games
  2. Discussing funding for ed tech and educational goals
  3. Discussion developing serious games
  4. Introducing games that teaches Social Emotional Learning
  5. Workshop: Measuring your games impact
  6. Workshop to find teachable moments in your favorite video games

Target audiences: Game developers looking to an educational component to their current or future projects. Educators and game enthusiasts interested in using video games to engage students in learning. Students will attend later in the day to demo products and learn about these opportunities.

Details

Date:
April 16
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:

Other

Room
302A
Track
Education
Speaker
Michael Briscoe, Thomas Dotson, Orin Adcox, Scott Martin

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