miércoles, 22 de junio de 2011

eLearning Papers announces selected articles for its 25th edition. Call for papers

Hoy os traemos a este espacio la noticia de que eLearning Papers announces selected articles for its 25th edition. Call for papers

'Game-Based Learning: new practices, new classrooms' is the topic of eLearning Papers upcoming issue, due to the publication in the second week of July. Nine articles have been selected by the Editorial Committee and guest editor, Maja Pivec. We thank all authors for their high quality submissions.

This new issue of eLearning Papers should help to find answers to questions such as: Why should we implement games for learning? How should we do this? What games are appropriate for my needs?

The potential of Game Based Learning (GBL) is still underestimated. We firmly believe that GBL can play a major role in renewing learning as it is perceived by learners in all levels of education and training systems.

We have also created a community about 'Mixed realities, virtual world and gaming' dedicated to the exchange of knowledge and experiences, which is related to the changing role of computer and digital games in various areas of education and training. Join it!

The new issue will feature 9 articles, 4 of them are in depth insights on the topic and the other 5 are examples from the field of the implementation of games in education.

In-depth articles:

The Language Campus: Role-Play in an e-Learning Environment

Paul Pivec, Deakin University

Developing Serious Games: from Face-to-Face to a Computer-based Modality

Ariadna Padrós, Margarida Romero and Mireia Usart, ESADE

Delve into the Deep: Learning Potential in Metaverses and 3D Worlds

Mercedes Gisbert Cervera, Vanessa Esteve Gonzalez and Maria del Mar Camacho Marti,

Rovira i Virgili University

From the field articles:

AVATAR – The Course: Recommendations for Using 3D Virtual Environments for Teaching

Maja Pivec, Information Design, FH JOANNEUM. Cristina Stefanelli, Consorzio FOR.COM. Inger-Marie F. Christensen, University of Southern Denmark. Jutta Pauschenwein, ZML – Innovative Learning Scenarios

Serious Games and Formal and Informal Learning

Aristidis Protopsaltis, Serious Games Institute. Lucia Pannese, Imaginary srl. Dimitra Pappa, NCSR Demokritos. Sonia Hetzner, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität

Fingers on the Screen: Game Based Learning for Students with Intellectual Disabilities

Maria Saridaki and Constantinos Mourlas, University of Athens

Envigame – Linking Environmental Education to ICT in Czech Primary Schools

Barbora Štollová, Envigame project coordinator

Engage Project: Sharing Experience from Game Based Learning Dissemination Workshops

Maja Pivec, University of Applied Sciences FH JOANNEUM in Graz

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Fuente: [elearning papers]

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