Institute of Play
The Institute of Play promotes gaming and game design as a tool to help kids learn. They developed Quest to Learn, an NYC public school based on principles of gaming design.

Videos from Institute of Play

Powering a Learning Revolution

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How to use technology to help shape kids' lives by creating more irresistible forms of learning.

Portal 2 Puzzlemaker

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Portal 2 captures the imagination of math and science educators throughout the country.

Collaborative Curriculum Building

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An exploration of learning design, this video is about how to use games and design to build a curriculum.

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LittleBigPlanet 2

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Learning Happens By Doing

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How to Use Games for Assessment

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MyTools After School

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It Kinda Feels Like Play

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Rolling Out a Game In The Classroom

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Feedback is Immediate and Ongoing

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Feels Like Play

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Failure is Reframed as Iteration

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Everything Is Interconnected

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Everyone Is A Participant

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Charles Raben at Quest to Learn

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Challenge is Constant

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The STEM Educators Academy

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G4C Public Arcade

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MobileQuest CoLab

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According to a 2013 Gallup poll, only 30% of adults feel engaged in their work. Decreased engagement can often lead to decreased productivity and low quality work so give your employees a boost with Institute of Play’s “Play@ Your Org” program.

Through play-based learning and game design activities, participants will learn how to have a more positive attitude towards their work as well as how to maximize consumer engagement. The skills and strategies taught in this workshop can be used to help redesign marketing campaigns, products, services and more.

Whether you work for a corporate company or a nonprofit organization, this program can help your team meet their goals in a new and creative way.


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