Blog: Conveying information through design

Gamasutra - November 08, 2018 4726

If you play games, odds are you've slogged through countless boring tutorials. But what if I told you there was a better way to teach your players than to front-load them with too much info? ...

How natural mentoring improves academic engagement

The Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring - November 06, 2018 4624

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Hurd, N.M. & Sellers, R.M. (2013). Black adolescents’ relationships with natural mentors: Associations with academic engagement via social and emotional development.

Mentoring relationships as a protective factor for pregnant and parenting African-American teenagers

The Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring - November 05, 2018 4559

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Video: Experimental approaches to improving peer feedback in games

Gamasutra - November 02, 2018 4411

In this GDC 2018 talk, Carnegie Mellon University's Jessica Hammer and Broken Rules' Martin Pichlmair share experimental approaches for improving peer feedback on game projects both big and small. ...

Older execs turn gurus to boost nonprofit missions

The Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring - November 01, 2018 4354