Game On – How Gaming can change the ways you teach key competencies!

Why Gaming? Gaming. It’s a little bit of a controversial subject in education – some love it, and some hate it. But Gaming at it’s essence is about relationships and relational understanding, it is through games that we can learn about our world and how to interact with those around us. In our library at…

The power of gaming in education

This term I have been offering a MyTime slot known as Gamer’s Anonymous. Most Wednesdays I have the privilege of hosting this slot in our library and watching the students strategically and skilfully playing games such as DOTA, LOL, Minecraft and Neverwinter. I never wanted the library to be a silent space where I peer…