How to Ignite Learning Through Games

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From $144.00
Training Includes:
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • All resources and training materials
  • An on-demand recording will be available after the live presentation.

Curator of play Marielle Burt will walk you through sure-fire techniques for utilizing games in the classroom effectively. You will learn about the power of gamification and discover how to integrate games with your classroom goals.

What You'll Learn

  • How can learning games foster collaboration and equitable group work?
  • How should you structure play to foster innovation and critical thinking?
  • How can you promote social-emotional learning through games?
  • What tips can help you use physical games as learning tools?
  • How can you connect games to curriculum goals?
  • What learning games and resources will work best in your classroom?

Training Overview

Wake up your students with games!

“I’m bored” is often heard by teachers during the mid-year learning slump. You may feel disheartened by this feedback and unsure how to re-engage your students.

Introducing play and gamification to your classroom can be a powerful tool for replacing groans of boredom with squeals of delight. Playful learning boosts student engagement and fosters social-emotional growth, interdisciplinary thinking, and creative problem-solving.

  • How can learning games foster collaboration and equitable group work?
  • How should you structure play to foster innovation and critical thinking?
  • How can you promote social-emotional learning through games?
  • What tips can help you use physical games as learning tools?
  • How can you connect games to curriculum goals?
  • What learning games and resources will work best in your classroom?

Who Should Attend?

  • Superintendents

  • Principals

  • Assistant principals

  • Special education directors

  • School curriculum directors

  • Curriculum specialists

  • Education nonprofit groups

  • Community engagement professionals

  • School leaders

  • Department chairs

  • Educators

  • Teachers

  • Learning strategists

  • Future teachers

  • Teaching assistants

  • Board members

  • Program directors

Expert Presenter

Marielle Burt

  • Providence-based educator who leads classes in game design and theater
  • Teaches at nonprofit arts organizations, including City Arts, Trinity Repertory Company, The Manton Avenue Project, The Cape Verdean Community Development, PASA, and The Wilbury Theater
  • Designs escape rooms and interactive games, including Neocurations, a museum game featured by the RISD Museum
  • Double-majored in Literature and Gender/Sexuality Studies at Brown University
  • Certificate in elementary education from the Relay Graduate School

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