November 18, 2010
A customized learning event was designed to illustrate the
power of mobile learning by putting the devices into the hands of
competing teams. In a part of the world where television plays no major role and
other mass media falls short, mobile devices have become the kin...
September 05, 2010
Thinking about the design elements of serious games and
simulations is not as complex as you might believe. Educational simulations are a broad genre of immersive learning
simulations focused on increasing participants mastery level in
the real world. They differ from c...
September 01, 2010
There are lots of recipes for great games. A bad cook, or just an
unlucky one, could spoil any of them, but by and large, the
successful multiplayer titles work their magic using variations on
the ten ingredients described here. 1. Self-Representation with Avatars The c...
March 27, 2010
Here are four ways to make role plays in virtual worlds more
effective than role plays in the real world. As training professionals are forced to move education from the
front of the classroom to online, they have discovered many
challenges. How do you keep participants...
March 14, 2010
The interactivity of simulated learning environments calls for
a new array of course facilitation skills. We all know that the most powerful and lasting learning comes from
the discovery associated with our direct experienceswhen we act
and then experience the consequen...
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