23 Effective Uses Of Gamification In Learning: Part 2

From eLearning Industry by Christopher Pappas URL: http://elearningindustry.com/23-effective-uses-gamification-in-learning-part-2 This is the second part of my article that shares 23 powerful uses of gamification in learning to show you how gamification can reshape learning and make the learning experience refreshingly appealing. How To Use Gamification In Learning: Part 2 In Part 1 of this article I’ve presented 10 incredible uses…

Before Gamifying eLearning, Read This!

From SHIFT’s eLearning Blog by Karla Gutierrez URL: http://info.shiftelearning.com/blog/before-gamifying-elearning-read-this? What is Gamification? Most people describe Gamification as “the application of game elements to non-game contexts to increase user engagement”. But we especially like Karl Kapp’s definition: “Gamification is the cover to add the interactivity, engagement and immersion that leads to good learning”. What Gamification is NOT Misunderstanding gamification…

Achieving Student Success Through Gamification

From Campus Technlogy By David Raths URL: http://campustechnology.com/articles/2015/08/19/achieving-student-success-through-non-academic-means.aspx The Ball State Achievements team (left to right): Wen Qi, Scott Reinke, Kay Bales, Jonathan Blake Huer, Gunnar Hoffman, Brittanie Middleton and Ryan Bitzegaio (Ball State Photographic Services) Student affairs professionals have long believed that non-academic aspects of campus life can have a significant impact on student success.…

5 Reasons to Use a Gamified LMS for Training Infographic

From www.matrixlms.com URL: http://elearninginfographics.com/5-reasons-use-gamified-lms-training-infographic/ Find more education infographics on e-Learning Infographics Gamification has proven to be a successful motivation strategy. The 5 Reasons to Use a Gamified LMS for Training Infographic shows how learners can benefit from a Gamified Learning Management System. 1. Boosts engagement. Employees enjoy gamified elements such as earning points, leaderboards, and badges because they make learning…

E-Learning Gamification Made Simple

From e-Learning Uncovered by Tim Slade URL: http://elearninguncovered.com/2015/07/e-learning-gamification-made-simple/ We all love our buzzwords in the field of e-learning. Responsive design, localization, social learning, blended learning, flipped classroom, flat design…the list goes on and on. Although some buzzwords come and go with the times, there are other buzzwords that seem to stick around. E-learning gamification is one…