"I think this is a good idea. You must be confident that there is something to teach that is very effective and very gamifiable in that field. I'm in the same boat as far as having no idea whether my project would work or how to proceed, but…"
Thanks Sarah. Trying to learn how things work. Nice of you to reach out.I have a project idea - but being a newbie I have no idea whether it would work or how to proceed. Games with customizable avatars (that could look like the person playing) for adults and teen with intellectual disabilities that help teach life skills like - how to tell strangers from acquaintances, workplace comportment, how to keep your room tidy etc.See More
Addressing the issue of motivation in life through games. Discuss creating environments that allow people to motivate themselves for action, apply the methods developed by psychology of happiness and increase their belief in their own abilities.See More
"I have a project idea - but being a newbie I have no idea whether it would work or how to proceed. Games with customizable avatars (that could look like the person playing) for adults and teen with intellectual disabilities that help teach life…"
Please post your Project ideas or Portfolio in the Forum. Post a good description of your Project idea or your Super Powers in addition to any outside links, so people can see the basic information right away.See More
By using game mechanics in therapy for heart patients, teaching young diabetics to estimate carbs, help ritualize the keeping of journals for chronically ill patients, shortening feedback loops, increasing collaboration and putting a smile on the face of poor sods (I am one, I may say so ) – this group will change the world.First one to release, gets a beer at the next meetup!See More
"My daughter is currently educating me about gender and the fact that it is nothing more than a social construct - that certain characteristics are assigned maleness and certain characteristics are assigned femaleness...THAT being said, I do think…"
Monsters of every level are invited to join our worthy quest to have fun while we1) practice making art2) try new things3) show off4) learn from each other5) enrich lives (and games) with more and better artEarn treats, find friends, and polish your skills in the weekly Gaming of Art challenges!See More