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RRL#2 Game-Based Learning

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Game-based learning or GBL refers to the different kinds of software applications that use games for learning and educational purposes. If used effectively and in a coherent and relevant way, can support both the option of more choice for how the learner can learn as well as offering the potential for personalizing  the learning experience. Moreover, it also offers a way of integrating a range of different learning tools into a more coherent view of learning from the learner’s perspective.  However, it relies upon two factors: readiness of the learner to adapt to a new learning tool and the correct level of institutional support.
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Written by manica dimaiwat

August 27, 2009 at 12:15 am

On usability and thesis

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We have been moving on a bit slowly these days because of a problem many of us might have encountered: choosing the right platform.
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Written by JM Sta Juana

August 11, 2009 at 4:54 pm

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Game Based Learning and Learning Styles Inventory

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There is no reason that a generation that can memorize over 100 Pokemon characters with all their characteristics, history and evolution can’t learn the names, populations, capitals and relationships of all the 101 nations in the world.
– Prensky, 2001a . Digital natives, digital immigrants, On the Horizon 9 (5)

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Written by JM Sta Juana

July 28, 2009 at 5:15 pm

Of cutting a spanish class

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we badly need to cut our spanish 10 class… 😦 Read the rest of this entry »

Written by JM Sta Juana

July 21, 2009 at 3:59 pm

May Bukas Pa

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What a title. But seriously, after the rain, a ray of light shone on us for our project. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by JM Sta Juana

July 19, 2009 at 4:39 pm

Mac-omplicated.

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Just as we thought everything would gonna be easy for our project since we are starting yet, it wasn’t. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by JM Sta Juana

July 19, 2009 at 4:32 pm

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The Meet Up

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We had to talk to our adviser, Maam Weng, about our project. We were then still to be introduced to Game Based Learning, Assessment, and the platform we would be using. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by JM Sta Juana

July 19, 2009 at 4:23 pm

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