Game On: Breakout EDU and the Changing Landscape of Learning

Location: Room Lila Cockrell Theater

Listen and learn

[Listen and learn : Lecture]

Wednesday, June 28, 10:00–11:00 am
Location: Room Lila Cockrell Theater

Adam Bellow  
This session starts with a look back at where we have come from in games - especially through the lens of educational technology - and then looks at Breakout EDU as a path forward to a more intrinsic and student-focused education.

Skill level: Beginner
Attendee devices: Devices not needed
Focus: Digital age teaching & learning
Topic: Games and simulations
Grade level: PK-12
ISTE Standards: Administrators : Visionary leadership
Students : Empowered learner
Administrators : Excellence in professional practice

Proposal summary

Purpose & objective

Participants will be inspired by stories of educators and students that have created a proactive and different culture of learning.


Intro and look back to the past and present - 5 min
Coding - 15 min
Gaming in the Classroom - 20 min
Project Based Learning - 15 min
Closing - 5 min

Supporting research

Session utilizes research from folks like Jane McGonigal, Gary Stager, Kathy Schrock and others.



Adam Bellow, Breakout EDU

learning starts here

San Antonio

June 25-28, 2017

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