Seminar in Portugal for the Partners.Introduction to the Concept of Gamification
Instituto Superior Politécnico Gaya, Portugal
If games are so engaging, let’s find out why, and use game thinking and game design outside games to motivate and engage people.
Gamification: why in education?
The Problem: Crisis of Engagement with School
• A global world problem in most of the developed countries;
• Recent studies point to 20% to 25% of students in 28 OECD countries classified as having low participation and/or a low sense of belonging;
• The disengagement problem crosses all education levels.
The disengagement problem leads to:
• Low performance;
• Failing classes.
Motivation and engagement are critical issues for students’ success
Presentation: Seminar - "Introduction to the Concept of Gamification
External Video about Gamification - 1
External Video about Gamification - Brian Burke - Gartner
External Video about Gamification - Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation