Using Games to Improve the World with Stop, Drop, and Roll Games feat. Laurie Blake – 148

Episode Overview Dustin chats with Laurie Blake about the power of games for good. We chat about his company Stop, Drop, and Roll Games and its mission– inclusive, conscientious, and immersive. We also chat about their game Earth Rising and how it ties into games for learning. Episode Topics (timestamps are for podcast episode | …

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Experimenting with Fun in Science-Themed Games feat. Tim Eisner – 101

Episode Overview Episode Topics and Interviews Board Gaming with Education Updates- newsletter, YouTube – 1:48 Who is Tim Eisner? – 2:17 Starting Weird City Games – 6:19 Outside of Real World Concepts – 8:32 March of Ants Expansions – 11:38 Developing from Real-World Examples – 14:34 Choosing Fun Over Realism – 22:18 Last Words of …

Experimenting with Fun in Science-Themed Games feat. Tim Eisner – 101Read More

Young Inventor Challenge Gives Students Something to do at Home feat. Mary Couzin – 95

Episode Overview Episode Topics and Interviews Board Gaming with Education Updates- newsletter– 2:27 Who is MaryCouzin? – 4:10 Starting Chicago Toy and Game Week (CHITAG) – 6:48 All Things CHITAG – 12:18 The Young Inventor Challenge – 14:54 Play in Education (PIE) Con – 20:22 Last Words of Advice: Allowing Kids to Grow through Failure …

Young Inventor Challenge Gives Students Something to do at Home feat. Mary Couzin – 95Read More

Biology Teacher Talks Game Design For Ecologies Card Game feat. Matt Montrose – 94

Episode Overview Episode Topics and Interviews Board Gaming with Education Updates- Facebook group, newsletter, theTUNDRA– 00:28 Who is Matt Montrose? – 3:03 Learning Games through Students – 5:52 Gaming with Grandma and Beyond – 7:36 The Importance of Game-based Learning – 10:11 Ecologies – 13:22 Challenges in Game Design for Targeted Learning – 19:47 Thumbs …

Biology Teacher Talks Game Design For Ecologies Card Game feat. Matt Montrose – 94Read More

A Flipped Classroom with Games feat. Mandy Rice – 91

Episode Overview Episode Topics and Interviews Board Gaming with Education Updates- playing games remotely – 00:20 Who is Mandy Rice? – 3:12 Mandy’s Experience with Games – 6:40 Using a Game Board for Differentiation and Autonomy – 8:03 Game-Based Learning with Monopoly – 14:47 Incentivizing Learning in a Gamified Classroom – 18:30 A Flipped Classroom …

A Flipped Classroom with Games feat. Mandy Rice – 91Read More

Games for Learning in Art and Teaching Game Design feat. Matt Bivens – 90

Episode Overview Episode Topics and Interviews Board Gaming with Education Updates- Remote Adventure! – 00:20 Who is Matt Bivens? – 2:15 Matt’s Experience with at School – 4:32 Using Games to Learn – 8:36 Matt’s Journey with Games – 11:35 Is Using Games in Education a Natural Process? – 16:50 Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down Rapid …

Games for Learning in Art and Teaching Game Design feat. Matt Bivens – 90Read More

Leveraging Flow State in Games for Learning feat. Will Hansen, Designer of Fano – 89

Episode Overview Episode Topics and Interviews Board Gaming with Education Updates- Remote Adventure! – 00:00 & 0:55 Who is Will Hansen? – 1:35 Will’s Experience Learning through Games – 5:14 Biophysicist by Day, Game Designer by Night – 7:36 Entering the Flow State – 9:45 “Fano” – 19:39 Last Words: Find Your Interests! – 17:15 …

Leveraging Flow State in Games for Learning feat. Will Hansen, Designer of Fano – 89Read More

Historical Games Drive Interest in History feat. Victoria Caña and Alex Uboldi – 88

Episode Overview Episode Topics and Interviews Board Gaming with Education Updates- Stay safe and stay healthy! – 00:22 Who are Alex and Victoria? – 1:54 Applying Soft Skills Learning in Video Games to the Workplace – 5:07 Falling in Love with History through Games – 8:00 Alex and Victoria’s Leap into Game Design – 11:48 …

Historical Games Drive Interest in History feat. Victoria Caña and Alex Uboldi – 88Read More

Using Toys and Games for Eduction feat. Tom Wetzel from Thames and Kosmos – 85

Episode Overview Episode Topics and Interviews Who is Tom Wetzel? – 2:05 Interaction in Games – 6:10 Getting into the Board Game Hobby – 8:50 Thames & Kosmos – 11:52 Educational Games – 14:35 Escape Room and Adventure Games – 20:39 Challenges with Incorporating Education in Games – 27:38 Last Words of Advice: What are …

Using Toys and Games for Eduction feat. Tom Wetzel from Thames and Kosmos – 85Read More

Economic Principles in Games with Dr. Wictz feat. Aaron Honsowetz and Austin Smokowicz – 84

Episode Overview Episode Topics and Interviews Our Sponsor for this Episode is “Facing Off!” – 00:59 UNPUB- Playtesting for Game Designers – 2:06 Who is Dr. Wictz? – 7:11 Real-World Inspiration for Game Design – 11:03 Making Economics Accessible – 14:52 Starting the Design Process – 21:55 Hidden Economic Concepts in their Games – 25:42 …

Economic Principles in Games with Dr. Wictz feat. Aaron Honsowetz and Austin Smokowicz – 84Read More