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Gameplay for Learning: What, How, and Why

May 22, 2023
Learning Technologies
In this session, the speaker will define gameplay for learning and contrast it with gamification. Then we’ll play games and apply them to various topics, examining the advantages and disadvantages of using gameplay for learning. Join this session for a hands-on experience with games, gameplay, and interactive learning.
Anna Heinrich, M.Ed., CPTD, Lead Sr. Learning and Development Specialist - OHSU

Application on the Job 1

Explore gameplay for learning to meet objectives and create memorable learning experiences.

Application on the Job 2

Interrogate the differences between gameplay for learning and gamification.

Application on the Job 3

Use facilitation and powerful questions to solidify learning from gameplay.

Target Audience


Learning Approaches

Experiential Learning

Session Type

New ATD Speaker
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