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Capella Online Professional Development Course

Personalized Learning through Gaming
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Personalized Learning through Gaming

Gaming can give you the edge you need to get your students engaged and increase their motivation to learn. Learn to plan personalized instruction using purposeful gaming strategies that leverage technology. Full Description

Benefits

How Capella PD can work for you.

Your Time

Competency-based coursework makes it easy to learn on your time and at your pace, at home or on the go. It’s professional learning on your terms.

Your Class

Application questions within the course send teachers into their classrooms to practice and reflect upon what they have learned applying your learning with your students.

Your Career

Choose to earn professional contact hours or graduate credit and power your career as you see fit from personal growth through to a graduate degree.

Description

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Motivate and engage learners in a personalized environment using gamification strategies. Explore instructional formats that can be used in personalized instruction  and analyze your lessons for their gamification potential.  Then adapt one of your lessons and try it out!  

During this course you will build

  • A vetted list of gamification techniques for one of your lessons.
  • A lesson (new or revised) using gamification techniques
  • A reflection of your gamified lesson post- implementation 

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24 Student Reviews
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by Michael S. on June 19, 2019
Very interesting and informative
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by Susan B. on May 21, 2019
This is a fun & clever course. It's chocked full of creative ways to gamify our classrooms & make things more fun for our students while they are learning. I would highly recommend this class to anyone wanting to increase engagement among your students.
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by Chuck C. on March 14, 2019
how do I move on
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by James H. on January 29, 2019
I feel like several of the milestone questions have multiple reasonable answers.
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by Jennifer K. on January 15, 2019
I learned some great information and gained many new ideas.
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by Ayanna B. on January 15, 2019
I was implementing these strategies and didn't even realize it. I learned a lot about the research behind my actions.
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by Jennifer B. on July 4, 2018
Very informative
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by Chelsey W. on June 17, 2018
The concepts and ideas behind gaming you classroom are great. It is a great way to get students to learn in a way that they will enjoy.