Ms. Yeh’s Jedi Strings Academy

  Name: Aubrey Yeh   Contact info: @ms_a_yeh   Type of Gamification: Classroom   School Name and Grade Level Aspen Creek K-8 (6th-8th grades)   Description: Orchestra students earn points on the leaderboard as well as belts (strings that can be tied onto their cases).  Points/credits can be redeemed for classroom prizes such as a…

PD Day Challenges and Badging

Name: Patrick Donovan   Contact info: @donovanscience, donovanscience.com   Type of Gamification: Teacher Professional Learning   Description: In our planning for a full day of professional learning based on technology for our district (Pre-K through 12th), we wanted a way to introduce challenges based on the various outcomes of the available sessions.  We brought in…

Monthly Challenges

  Name: Patrick Donovan   Contact info: @donovanscience, donovanscience.com   Type of Gamification: Teacher Professional Learning   Description: We used monthly challenges, focusing on effective use of technology, to get people to try new things and to share out what they were doing.  Every time you completed one of the challenges, you got a point.…