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ISTE Books Author Interview Episode 21: Atsusi “2c” Hirumi

Atsusi “2c” Hirumi, editor of Playing Games in School: Video Games and Simulations for Primary and Secondary Education, explains why games are such an effective educational tool. Hirumi gives advice on how to get started using games in an educational environment where gaming is not encouraged and also discusses the importance of student assessment in game-based learning.


Direct download: GAMING_Interview.mp3
Category:Author Interview -- posted at: 10:13am PST

ISTE Books Author Interview Episode 20: Gwen Solomon and Lynne Schrum

Gwen Solomon and Lynne Schrum, co-authors of Web 2.0 How-To for Educators, discuss the power of Web 2.0 when used to facilitate learning and teaching. They share examples of Web 2.0 tools that educators are using in the classroom and provide ideas on how to encourage other educators to integrate Web 2.0.


Direct download: HOW2NS_Interview.mp3
Category:Author Interview -- posted at: 2:23pm PST

ISTE Books Author Interview Episode 19: Burt Lo

Burt Lo, author of GPS and Geocaching in Education, explains what geocaching is and what you need to get started. Lo provides a number of examples of how geocaching can be used in education and gives tips for geocaching with your students.


Direct download: GCACHE_Interview.mp3
Category:Author Interview -- posted at: 10:33am PST

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