Games played on mobile devices allow teachers to leverage all the information on the internet along with the lived experiences of people in real life.
10 Location Based Games that get students (of all ages and persuasions out and learning about their communities.
This is awesome! Those of you who know me, are aware that I have a huge passion for location based gamification to engage people in learning and in their community. When I first started evangelizing these concepts, the number of applications could be counted on your fingers and in some cases you had to rent a smartphone to play.
Today they are everywhere and here are 10 very cool examples of apps that you could be having fun with, These are brilliant for teachers, but they are so much more than that. Now people can truly engage with and participate in the real world, learning and helping their communities become better places and more engaged. Check these apps out and seek out opportunities to get involved in your environment.