In addition to the Playful Learning platform — a key element in the game-based learning movement — we're also producing national and regional events for teachers, students, designers, and researchers to come together. We'll play games, produce educational tools, and learn from one another.
If you are interested in the Playful Learning Team facilitating a workshop for your school or organization, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Playful Learning Workshop at Massachusetts Teachers Association Just for New Teachers Conference
Friday, Dec 6, 2013 (8:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
EDCO Collaborative Full-Day Workshop
Saturday, Jan 11, 2014 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
This full day hands-on teacher professional development workshop features the basics of game-based learning, how to find and use tools for your classroom goals
Playful Learning at the Massachusetts Teachers Association Unconference
Nov 23, 2013
Playful Learning Presentation at The Global Education Conference
Nov 19, 2013
2013 Playful Learning Summit @ UWW
Nov 15 - 16, 2013
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
- Seann Dikkers
- James Paul Gee
- Erica Halverson
- Richard Halverson
- Betty Hayes
- Dani Herro
- Kurt Squire
- Constance Steinkeuhler
2013 Media Literacy Conference: Playful Learning
Nov 2, 2013 (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
MIT Media Lab
Local colleagues and national experts shared how to effectively integrate new media into your teaching. In this full-day summit we’ll explore how play can ignite student passion in your classroom through inspiring talks, hands-on workshops, and expert panels!
Playful Learning Workshop at MassCUE Annual Technology Conference
Oct 23, 2013
Oct 24, 2013
Playful Learning will host two 2-hour hands-on workshops during the Mass CUE Annual Technology Conference. The sessions will explore the integration of game-based in the classroom and introduce a number of digital games, useful resources, and teacher networks that will improve your teaching and inspire your students!
Playful Learning Lexington 2013
Oct 22, 2013
This full day hands-on teacher professional development workshop features the basics of game-based learning, how to find and use tools for your classroom goals, and special guest speakers!
Playful Learning Workshop at South Carolina Ed Tech Conference
Oct 11, 2013
Playful Learning Workshop at K-12 Video Game Conference
Oct 7, 2013
Playful Learning at EdSurge Tech For Schools Summit: Rhode Island 2013
Oct 5, 2013
Rhode Island Convention Center
Playful Learning Seattle 2013
Sept 28, 2013
This full day hands-on teacher professional development workshop featured the basics of game-based learning, how to find and use tools for your classroom goals, and special guest speakers!
Playful Learning Workshop at Hack the Classroom Conference
Sept 28, 2013
Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, CA
Playful Learning and Joan Ganz Cooney Center will host a 1-hour hands-on workshop during the Hack the Classroom Conference exploring research on game-based learning and practical strategies to create implementations strategies into your own classroom.
Playful Learning Presentation at STEMx Global Conference
Sept 20, 2013
EDCO Collaborative Workshop @ MIT
Sept 17, 2013
Dozens of Technology Integration Specialists joined us for this 2-hour workshop in which we explored the integration of games in the classrooms and how the Playful Learning platform can help them find the best games to achieve learning goals!
Playful Learning Workshop at Games in Education Conference
Aug 6, 2013
Over 20 educators joined us for this half-day hands-on workshop, when explored the basis of game-based learning and explored games as a tool to teach and assess students learning!
Playful Learning at Incubator School & Future is Now Schools Professional Development
July 29, 2013
Los Angeles, CA
At this half-day hands-on workshop, participants explored a variety of educational games and exchanged innovative ideas for how to use games to enhance learning in the classroom. They also had the opportunity to meet and talk with our special guests, Playful Learning Advisory Board members Zack Gilbert and Jerimiah McCall.
Workshop at New Hampshire State Teacher Conference
Jul 24, 2013
The Playful Learning initiative made a presentation in this statewide conference and over 50 educators joined to explore the great potential of game-based learning and how the Playful Learning platform can help them achieve their classroom goals!
Jul 18, 2013
Over 20 teachers joined us for the hands-on workshop sessions discussing game-based learning and how to utilize Playful Learning in the classroom.
June 23-26, 2013
San Antonio, TX
Thousands of great educators joined the Learning Games Network for the launch of the Playful Learning platform at ISTE.
Playful Learning Summit
June 12, 2013
The Playful Learning initiative kicks-off this Summer with the newly re-imagined Playful Learning Summit at GLS 9.0. This day-long event of teacher professional development tracks and numerous design-oriented workshops precedes the 9th GLS Conference in Madison, WI.
More about this year's GLS Playful Learning Summit