Networked Professional Learning

Using Games for Learning: Steps to get Started

Jordan Shapiro raised some very interesting points regarding learning games! He does not waste time with the information no one reads, but rather goes straight to the point. I believe his Step-By-Step process to achieve this goal allows any teacher, whether they have little skills with technology, or is a brainiac, to do it. Old school teachers may argue that learning games only encourage bad habits, and reverse learning. I believe that when used correctly they can enhance learning a significant amount. There are many different ways teacher apply games for learning in a classroom, some can be viewed below!

These are a few ways that teachers have been coordinating games for learning, but Using Games For Learning provides a more detailed explanation.


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