Articles: Game Based Learning Tutorials

  • What makes serious game motivational?

    Not all games are fun.  There have been many computer game failures  simply because the games were not entertaining. Papert claimed that activities are fun when they are challenging. Too much challenge results in frustration and too...

  • Learning Science Through Computer Games and Simulations.

    For anyone used in starting out in learning about the use of games and simulations in science teaching, this book length PDF put together in 2011 by the US National Research Council contains a range of useful insights on the use of games...

  • Game Based Learning and€“ Why Does it Work?

    "If you want to defend games as a laudable learning strategy, you need to be able to explain how the fun of games links to the essentials of effective learning design." This article will guide through understanding of principles of educational...

  • How to tutorial about eLearning solutions

    "Games have evolved with technology, as did learning. Elearning is the result of mixing technology with education; learning with the use of computers and the internet. While there are many benefits to elearning, one drawback is the problem with...