Better Learning in Games

| October 30, 2018

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Learning games are not just a genre of games, but a unique and emerging field that operates at the intersection of game designers, learning designers, subject matter experts, developers, educators and researchers, who collaborate to produce innovative and powerfully engaging learning experiences. In the past 10 years, the field of learning games has grown dramatically. In that time, it has had many successes and more than our share of failures.

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