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: Introducing educational games in the learning process
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We propose the <;e-Adventure> platform, an educational game authoring tool that aims to make of video games just another educational tool at the disposal of the instructors. Expand
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A narrative metaphor to facilitate educational game authoring
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In this paper we present WEEV (Writing Environment for Educational Video games), a methodology for educational point-and-click adventure game authoring. Expand
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Usability Testing for Serious Games: Making Informed Design Decisions with User Data
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Usability testing is a key step in the successful design of new technologies and tools, ensuring that heterogeneous populations will be able to interact easily with innovative applications. Expand
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A visual language for the creation of narrative educational games
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This paper presents a DSVL that simplifies educational video game development for educators, who do not have programming backgrounds. Expand
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Application of Learning Analytics in educational videogames
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We propose a two-step approach to apply Learning Analytics (LA) with assessment purposes, studying how students interact with games. Expand
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Digital Games in eLearning Environments
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The notion of using games in education is as old as games themselves. Expand
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Development of Game-Like Simulations for Procedural Knowledge in Healthcare Education
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We present EGDA, an educational game development approach focused on the teaching of procedural knowledge using a cost-effective approach. Expand
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A Framework for Simplifying Educator Tasks Related to the Integration of Games in the Learning Flow
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We present a framework that tries to address this goal by providing educators with three main tools: a) assessment of the learning outcomes and tracking student activity in the game; b) connecting assessment data with other learning activities to adapt the learning flow; and c) reuse of successful teacher-created courses that combine games and other educational materials. Expand
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Designing Serious Games for Adult Students with Cognitive Disabilities
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Digital games have a great potential to improve education of people with cognitive disabilities. Expand
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Towards a low cost adaptation of educational games for people with disabilities
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In this paper we analyze how to increase the level of accessibility in videogames by adding support for it in game authoring software. Expand
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