Epic Fail or Win? Gamifying Learning in My Classroom

Liz Kolb, Professor in Teacher Education at the University of Michigan, the benefits of gamifying learning. Her article explains her journey in changing mindsets. Her steps the Gamify Learning are:

 1. Use gamification software 
2. Prepare quests 
3. Be generous with experience points
4. Provide choices 
5. Encouraging modding
6. Make badges 
7. Foster Collaboration 
8. Create opt-into leaderboards 
9. Include Easter eggs 
10. Redefine failure 
11. Reward mastery 

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 Kolb, Liz. "Epic Fail or Win? Gamifying Learning in My Classroom." Edutopia. George Lucas Educational Foundation, 20 Mar. 2015. Web. 25 May 2016. .