Magical Adventures in the Gamified Classroom

Tuesday, February 26 3:00 pm–3:50 pm
TCC - Tahoma 2

Thursday, February 28 11:30 am–12:20 pm
TCC - Tahoma 5

The gamified classroom is an adventure at any level or in any content area. In this highly engaging and interactive session you will learn how to layer the most motivational techniques of gameplay over your curriculum to increase student collaboration, communication, critical thinking, and creativity. Additionally, you will experience how to use the game inspired design process to construct your own rich experience for your students. Come away with practical strategies that you can use in any class or grade level to make learning come magical! You will leave ready to turn your classroom into a gamified adventure.

Type: 50-minute Session
Focus Area: CTE, Emerging Trends, Gaming, STEM/STEAM
Skill Level: All levels

Presented by

Tisha Richmond Tisha Richmond, Medford School District 549c

Tisha Richmond is a passionate and innovative Tech Instructional Coach and former high school Culinary Arts teacher from Southern Oregon. She is passionate about infusing joy, passion, play and gamified strategies into classrooms to make learning MAGICAL. She was awarded the 2018 Golden Pear High School Teacher of the Year award and speaks nationally on gamification and innovative strategies. Her book Make Learning Magical was released in the Fall of 2018 through Dave Burgess Consulting.