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Digital Aristotle: Thoughts on the Future of Education

Digital Aristotle: Thoughts on the Future of Education

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The 23 Best Game-Based Education Resources for 2014 Edudemic has covered game-based learning and gamification in the classroom on numerous occasions in the past. When learning becomes a game, it’s an enjoyable, effective experience for students and teachers alike. We’ve curated 23 of the best game-based education resources for 2014.

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