Thursday, Mar 22, 2018
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Convention Center, Ballroom C1 Foyer
Gamification emphasizes that participants not only engage, but immerse in the task they are participating in (Johnson, 2016). Evidence of benefits in problem solving, decision making, risk taking, leadership development, pro-social behavior, and learning from opponents (Kapp, 2012). Participants will be walked through techniques in introducing behavior modification techniques (e.g. token economy system, etc.) in learning models used by popular video and tabletop games to increase student engagement in and out of the classroom.