Do we really need to gamify everything in education? Matthew Blackman, creator of Universe & More, talks about how he leverages feedback, scaffolding and gameplay mechanisms of some of his favorite games to help his students achieve an improved flow state in their learning. He presents some of his favorite resources on the web, how to use them effectively, and what to look for when seeking out or making your own!
Matthew Blackman Physics Teacher & Game Developer | Universe and More
Matthew Blackman is an NJ physics teacher, educational game developer, and simulation designer for PhET Sims and Pivot Interactives. The physics games on his website Universe & More have received over 10 million plays and dozens of awards over the past decade.