Join Karl Kapp for an in-depth discussion in this video When to use gamification, part of Gamification of Learning.
…Here are some best practices you need to…consider before implementing gamification within your learning environment.…Identify success criteria first.…Before you begin to Gamify learning events,…make sure you know what constitutes success.…Is it 100% participation?…Is it students having a passing grade in the class?…Is it measurable business results?…Is it a score on a test?…If success is not defined before the Gamification initiative,…it's hard to know if or when success is achieved.…
It's hard to nail down success.…So make sure, at the beginning, everyone agrees.…What success looks like and someone writes it down.…Seriously consider alternatives to gamification.…This may sound strange coming from a Gamification advocate.…But too many times I've seen easy simple solutions to…learning problems passed over for the latest instructional fad.…While I don't think gamification is a fad I do think that the opportunity for…misuse is vast.…
If an alternative solution is a better fit use it.…Only use gamification as a learning solution when it makes sense and…
- Exploring games, gamification, and simulations
- Content gamification vs. structural gamification
- Seeing gamification in action
- Capitalizing on intrinsic and extrinsic motivation
- Collecting, acquiring, and allocating resources
- Constructing and creating
- Setting up rules
- Providing feedback
- Telling a story
- Thinking like a game designer
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Instructional Design Essentials: Storyboardingwith Daniel Brigham1h 14m Appropriate for all
Captivate Projects: Software Simulationswith Anastasia McCune2h 47m Appropriate for all
1. Exploring Gamification
2. Gamification in Action: Three Case Studies
3. Theory Behind the Practice
4. Gamification Dynamics
5. Elements of Gamification
6. Implementing Gamification
Gamification in elearning3m 34s
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