Wednesday, November 12, 2014

What Does Game-based Learning Offer Higher Education?

by Justin Marquis Ph.D., Oct 14, 2011, OnlineUniversities.com

Higher education needs to begin to seriously consider gaming not only as an area of inquiry, but also as a means for engaging students and pushing learning beyond its current state.

Effective use of gaming will help to reinvent the college experience in a way that makes its value to the individual and society unassailable.  According to McGonigal, there are four ways in which game play aligns nicely with solving the world’s problems.

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