Tag Archives: Games & Learning

EdGamer 61: Gaming the Past with Jeremiah McCall

This week on EdGamer 61…Paging Dr. McCall…Dr. Jeremiah McCall! We are joined by the mastermind behind the Gaming the Past website (and book) for some conversation on how video games can be used in the history classroom. Jeremiah takes us through a myriad of examples of games, lessons and resources. This is a can’t miss episode for anyone looking to incorporate simulation or games in the classroom…check it out!… Read the rest

EdGamer 60: We are Storming the Bastille!

EdGamer 60 is packed with more summer gaming news! We look forward to another exciting education and gaming conference as well as a ‘Steam-y’ summer sale. We also preview a new tablet and look at some sights that bring some new light to the classroom. Watch out for way too many French references on a Bastille themed EdGamer!

 

 

Show Host: Zack Gilbert

Show Contributor: Gerry James

Here’s our Show Notes


Contact us with any questions or comments- edgamer@edreach.us

 

EdGamer artwork by Tricia Fuglestad

 

 

EdGamer 59: Welcome to the Dojo!

Welcome to the Dojo…We got fun and games! This week on EdGamer 59, we take on a myriad of topics about gaming and learning. From new Civilization updates, to a gaming book club, and to some new innovative programs. This episode is packed with info on the latest current events. Don’t miss this episode…listen up to level up!

 

 

Show Host: Zack Gilbert

Show Contributor: Gerry James

Here’s our Show Notes


Contact us with any questions or comments- edgamer@edreach.us

 

EdGamer artwork by Tricia Fuglestad

 

 

EdGamer 58: Crystle Martin of UW-Madison

EdGamer 58 is back with another great guest! This week we welcome Crystle Martin from UW-Madison and the GLS Conference. Crystle joins us to chat about her recent dissertation defense and all of her exciting future plans! This is another can’t miss episode of EdGamer on the EdReach network. Tune-in!

 

Show Host: Zack Gilbert

Show Contributor: Gerry James

Guest: Crystle Martin

Here’s our Show Notes


Contact us with any questions or comments- edgamer@edreach.us

 

EdGamer artwork by Tricia Fuglestad

 

 

EdGamer 57: Jeff Holmes of ASU

Episode 57 of EdGamer has us checking in with our first guest from the recent GLS conference: Jeff Holmes from ASU and the Center for Games and Impact. We discuss a plethora of topics with Jeff including the new Surface tablet from Microsoft, the Teach with Portals platform from Valve and everything new and interesting from Jeff’s work and studies. Check out EdGamer 57 for reviews, previews and great conversations with a new friend of EdGamer: Jeff Holmes.… Read the rest