Dec 17

BEACONING Artwork Takes Off

Posted by Jackie Calderwood

Coventry University have been developing new artwork and narratives for the ‘meta-game’ plots of the BEACONING platform. Our intention was to create examples of three structured narrative formats, as a complement to the meta-game narratives already available for Teacher Authoring of Gamified Lesson Plans (GLP). Coventry University will conduct research around the use…

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Dec 17

Location Based Learning Proves Popular with Information Systems Undergraduates

Posted by Jackie Calderwood

This autumn BEACONING project researchers from Coventry University have been working with college staff and students from CU Coventry on a small pilot testing out various aspects of the platform with third year undergraduate students who are taking the Information Systems (Advanced) module. Over the six-week module, students experienced three different styles of…

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Nov 23

Beaconing Exhibited at European Parliament

Posted by Jackie Calderwood

BEACONING was one of sixteen projects showcased by invitation at the European Parliament this week for the Exhibition on Technology and Innovation for Social Good hosted by Eva Kaili S&D MEP. Over four days we had many interested visitors, excellent networking with other projects, and visits from Parliamentarians and Commissioners including information for future funding…

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