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  • 1. changing educators one video game at a time
  • 2. how it began http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 3. Apple stores #1 app for 275 daysa Daily users: 30 millionb Minutes of usage a day: 300 millionbwhat app is this? http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 4. CC-licensed image from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/lge/5711804272/furious fowl http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 5. Source: http://www.toxel.com/inspiration/2011/02/17/angry-birds-inspired-products/angry birds everywhere! http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 6. everywhere except the classroom http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 7. CC-licensed image from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/johanl/4954545682/games in the classroom http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 8. why incorporate games in education? http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 9. CC-licensed image from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/jason_weemin/2948172761/why game-based learning? http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 10. CC-licensed image from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/antmcneill/5709857490/91% of kids in USA (17 and under) play video gamesc http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 11. CC-licensed image from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/preetamrai/895911731/Singapore youth game more obsessively than USd http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 12. Source: http://www.nmc.org/publications/horizon-report-2011-k-12-editiongame-based learning in 2-3 years http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 13. http://latd.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/Latitude-FutureofGaming.pdf75% of participants want to see games in education http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 14. Photo courtesy of Carolyn Limteachers and game-based learning http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 15. CC-licensed image from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/evil_cheese_scientist/3798953386/lightbox/the experience is a treasure hunt http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 16. CC-licensed image from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/jerich/2812866472/mission: uncover principles of gbl http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 17. Photo courtesy of Carolyn Lim http://voicethread.com/share/609094/learning by playing games http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 18. Photo courtesy of Carolyn Lim http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q239RcU0zqEuncovering clues behind qr codes http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 19. Photo courtesy of Carolyn Limlearning by observing & recording http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 20. Photo courtesy of Carolyn Limgroup reflection in blogs, edmodo http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 21. Photo courtesy of Carolyn Limclosing the gaps http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 22. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=184138261645250&set=a.157635350962208.33818.153236281402115&type=1&ref=nfconventional thinking http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 23. civics & moral education? http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 24. social studies? http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 25. http://www.angrybirdsgoldeneggswalkthrough.com/angry-birds-walk-throughs/angry-birds-poached-eggs-walkthrough/social & thinking skills http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 26. multitasking & systemic thinking http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 27. global awareness & value systems http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 28. CC-licensed image from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/spursfan_ace/2328879637/what its all about http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 29. CC-licensed image from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/stuant63/2185729167/the best way to predict the future is to invent it -- alan kay http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 30. CC-licensed image from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/martijnvandalen/5284240626/what is: negative view of games http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 31. CC-licensed image from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/timlauer/5407980960/what could be: addiction to learning? http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3
  • 32. CC-licensed image from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/7259240@N03/5470435368/comments? tweet @ashley http://bit.ly/ashley-ted-talk-3