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8th Annual Games in Education Symposium
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Wednesday, August 6 • 1:15pm - 2:15pm
"Templatized" Games Across Subject Areas LIMITED

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BrainPOP's Games Team has been looking at, and designing, games that can cover many content areas with similar game mechanics. It helps us give students the chance to play with more topics from our site, but it also gives teachers some simple game mechanics that they (or their students) can adapt to "play" with whatever they're learning.

In this workshop, we will play and consider two games we've designed that cross subject areas well. We will discuss several other game mechanics, and then participants will get a chance to design their own.

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Scott Price

Director of Product, BrainPOP
Scott Price has spent his professional life helping people learn through play, and play with their learning.  He is Director of Product with BrainPOP, focusing on games, playful assessment, and helping teachers use games.  Prior to BrainPOP he produced Gamestar Mechanic with E-Line Media, produced games with the Institute of Play, ran QA on 8 titles with Gamelab, and ran IT for Exploration Summer Programs in Boston.  He rarely turns down a... Read More →


Wednesday August 6, 2014 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Room 106

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