Game-Based Learning

Who doesn’t love some friendly competition, even with themselves?! Find out what game-based learning is and how it can spice things up in your eLearning course.

December 17, 2017

Alternate Reality Games: The Learning Connection

While Alternate Reality Games are engaging and fun, as a tool for learning they must also help learners achieve objectives and improve their performance. This article will explore how learning is more deeply constructed by learners as they interact and collaborate with peers to complete activities in an ARG.
by Andy Petroski
December 11, 2017

Create An Alternate Reality Game Using A Blend Of Activities

Alternate Reality Games (ARGs) are engaging and motivating. However, it’s difficult to show an ARG after-the-fact. The best way to take a deeper dive into defining ARGs is to explore elements of more traditional digital media for training and entertainment and look at how ARGS are different while borrowing elements from each medium. It’s almost easier to describe ARGs by identifying what an ARG is not; which is what we will do in this article.
by Andy Petroski
September 26, 2017

4 Types Of Gamers And Learner Engagement

So, you've invested in a gamified learning platform, your learners have become gamers, and you need to adapt your training approach. Bartle's taxonomy of player types provides a handy way to look at the different motivations that drive engagement on gamified systems.
by Juliette Denny