Aug 28

Paper presentation at ICWL Conference 2018

Posted by Cristina Alonso

During the 17th International Conference on Web-based Learning (ICWL) held in ChiangMai, Thailand, from the 22nd to the 24th of August, 2018, Professor Baltasar Fernández Manjón (UCM) presented the full paper Making Understandable Game Learning Analytics for Teachers. ICWL is an…

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Aug 9

BEACONING as a punctuation during an educational program

Posted by Ali Turker

BEACONING location-based games have a mini challenge triggered at each point-of-interest. These challenges may involve some factual knowledge or broad understanding of topics that relate to the game context. Essentially they are not about acquiring knowledge, but rather practicing core…

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Jul 11

Coordinators of METU School Agree to Run Regular BEACONING Activities

Posted by Ali Turker

METU School is one of the higest regarded seconday education institutions in Ankara. Their campus was the location for the first BEACONING geolocation game-based learning small pilot in Turkey. The event was so successful they considered running such activities regularly…

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Jul 11

Prolympiades

Posted by FrancoisMohier

The  “Prolympiades” event : 11 February avec will enroll many students from  AFTRAL and CFA PROMOTRANS that will be engaged in both a geolocalised and a PC-based Gamified Lesson Paths targeting logistics and rules of security for people in industry.  …

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Jul 10

First Live BEACONING GLP (Gamified Lesson Plan) Small Pilot in Turkey

Posted by Ali Turker

2017-2018 school year ends in June, and just before that, BEACONING has accomplished the first live GLP (Gamified Lesson Plan) pilot in Turkey. Maya School follows one of the most technology enhanced educational programs in Ankara. In their computer lab,…

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