Friday, October 26, 2012

Add High Level Engagement to Learning with Games

You can get your learners glued to courses when you challenge them with fun and exciting games. Learners of all age groups find game based learning much more engaging compared to other modes of learning. They are able to retain more and the time required to do so also reduces considerably.

Raptivity professes this fact and wants others to understand and adopt game based learning.

Thursday, October 11, 2012

What’s Trending in Classroom Games?

Numerous experiments have revealed a common fact that games hugely increase student engagement and motivation in the classroom. Games are being used to teach all kinds subjects and age groups. Recently, OnlineSchools.com conducted research on ‘Gaming in the Classroom’ and they have illustrated their research findings in an infographic which is listed below.

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Why Games make Learning Engaging & Interactive?

Use of Games in learning and training has set free enormous possibilities for teachers and trainers to explore. For instance, social skills being taught in the gaming format builds a comfort zone for the teacher and the student to interact without any inhibitions through discussion boards, forums, social networking sites, etc.

Games embedded in the course content and playing them in a virtual world are a great favorite among students.