Last week, I spent an enjoyable evening hosted by Vance Stevens on the EVO Minecraft MOOC server. This posts features highlights and main takeaways from that play session.
An insightful interview with James York, founder of Kotoba Miners, about how he uses Minecraft as a digital environment and online community for players wanting to learn Japanese. We also discuss his research into virtual worlds in language learning. This post originally appeared at http://eltsandbox.weebly.com/blog/elt-sandbox-interviews-james-york-kotoba-miners in April, 2016.
What kind of gamer are you? No, this isn't one of those quizzes designed to harvest your social media information! It is in fact an in-depth analysis from Quantic Foundry and this post analyses my personal results and how it fits in with my views on game-based learning.