Katie Salen – Making Learning Irresistible: 6 Principles of Game-like Learning

Description

In this week’s connected learning webinar, we explore the principles underlying a learning model that uses the intrinsic qualities of game design and play to reimagine what learning might look like for youth.

About this Speaker:

Katie Salen locates her work in the field of game design and serves as the Executive Director of a non-profit called the Institute of Play that is focused on games and learning. She is also Professor of Games and Digital Media at DePaul University.

To view an in-depth list of resources accumulated and questions posed throughout this webinar, as well as a detailed list of Google+ hangout participants, please click here.

Connectedlearning.tv’s weekly webinar series features hand-selected researchers, practitioners, educators, and thought leaders from the DML field whose work relates to connected learning’s principles.

Creator/Author(s)
Digital Media and Learning Research Hub
License

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License

Publication Date
Tuesday, April 24, 2012