December 2015

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Education Research Society

Being a scientist is not cool for young people & what can we do to change this?

By on December 17, 2015

Yesterday I had the opportunity to read a report presented by Google regarding the appeal of computer science careers to a variety of different groups. The research takes into…

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Consoles Games Research

Teaching level design with Mario Maker

By on December 15, 2015

Teaching game design has always been an amazing but also challenging process. The very nature of games, using a variety of tools, arts and crafts offers a multidisciplinary approach…

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Education

The use of Learning Profiles in teaching

By on December 10, 2015

The use of Adaptive Learning systems is an interesting topic, which I follow quite frequently. An interesting comment on Romain Gibert’s blog on the issue attracted my attention. On…

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Consoles Education Research

Using Nintendo’s Captain Toad to teach Maths

By on December 5, 2015

Lately, having the opportunity to enjoy some free time with my Wii U, I was able to go through a great variety of Nintendo games and revisit some old…

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Education Society

Why developers should be more popular than rockstars

By on December 1, 2015

It comes without doubt that in human societies there are positions of prominence that offer several advantages to the ones who have them. These advantages account for fame, wealth,…