Gamified learning

A classification of game thinking in learning design

Reading Andrzej Marczewski's (@daverage) excellent and very engaging book "Even Ninja Monkeys Like to Play" has made me analyse more deeply how we try (and [...]

Can we break free of slide thinking in e-learning modules?

Corporate e-learning is moving along on a changing path. We see instructional designers trying to avoid information dumps, write up scenarios, work with [...]

Inner gamification techniques for elearning. Part 2: Telling a story

In a previous blog post I introduced the term 'Inner gamification' to indicate the use of game development features to enhance elearning that do not use [...]

Inner gamification techniques for elearning. Part 1: onboarding the learner

'Inner' and 'outer' gamification? Just terms I came up with to describe my thoughts. Other people have probably invented better terminology, but it works for [...]

Waitemata District Health Board elearning

I am currently employed part-time as a Senior elearning designer and developer at Waitemata District Health Board. First, some bragging: Platinum LearnX [...]