Month: March 2019

Meaningful Gamification in K-12 Learning

Gamification is everywhere. From coffee rewards to fuel points to cash payouts for weight loss, people living in today’s society could easily gamify almost every aspect of life. However, just because we have the ability to do something does not mean that we should. As game designers create new, gamified experiences, they need to keep …

At this very moment, technology is altering your brain.

“Technology is altering (rewiring) our brains. The tools we use define and shape our thinking.” – George Siemens Neuroplasticity – The brain’s ability to reorganize itself by forming new neural connections throughout life. As humans interact with technology at increased rates, the brain is changing for better and for worse. Infographic Source: National Institute for the …