1. Teaching and Learning with Minecraft, Part Two: Sara Kaviar


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    In this video, peer learning expert Howard Rheingold interviews Los Angeles teacher Sara Kaviar about how and why her comparative religion class uses Minecraft.

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    • Teaching and Learning with Minecraft: Liam O'Donnell


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      In this video, peer learning guru Howard Rheingold interviews Toronto-based elementary school teacher and gamer Liam O'Donnell about how he incorporates the game Minecraft in "messy learning."

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      • Elizabeth Lawley: “Just Press Play” — Adding a Game Layer to the Undergraduate Experience


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        In this video, virtual community pioneer Howard Rheingold interviews Professor Elizabeth Lawley about her recent leadership of the "Just Press Play" program, an experiment at RIT that adds a game…

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        • Stork Transmedia Game Trailer


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          Game Changer Chicago (http://gamechanger.uchicago.edu/): Melissa Gilliam, Patrick Jagoda, Seed Lynn, Ainsley Sutherland, and Angie Hauch.

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          • Atlantis Remixed: Taiga


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            This video shows some of the adventures that await young scientists in Taiga National Park!

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            • "Reality the Game": An Interview with Interactive Game Designer and PhD Student Jeff Watson


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              Howard Rheingold, author of "Net Smart: How to Thrive Online," interviews Jeff Watson about "Reality, the Game," described in a publication for alternate reality gamers as "transforming USC Film Students'…

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              • Re-imagining Media for Learning


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                Tracy Fullerton is an experimental game designer and associate professor in the Interactive Media Division of the USC School of Cinematic Arts where she directs the Game Innovation Lab. Her design…

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                • Seeing the Classroom as a Hub of Technology-enabled Social Change


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                  Antero Garcia, who teaches English at a high school in South Central Los Angeles, is a Ph.D. candidate focusing on critical literacies and civic identity through the use of mobile media and game play.…

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                  • What Popular Culture Can Teach Us about Best Practices in Learning and Teaching


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                    James Paul Gee, a scholar of videogames and learning at Arizona State University, unpacks the practical and brilliant ways popular culture engages kids and teaches them.

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                    • Online Games and Interest-Driven Learning are Transformative for Today's Young Learners


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                      Constance Steinkuhler, a games and learning scholar, discusses her firsthand experiences in seeing how youth-centered learning and online gaming leads to compelling turnarounds in youth engagement. Constance's…

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