Document Library

1. Articles on Modeling, Simulation, and Gaming in Education


"On Learning: The Future of Air Force Education and Training," 2008

"Video Games and the Future of Learning," Phi Delta Kappan, Oct 2005

"Changing the Game: What Happens When Video Games Enter the Classoom?"

"Digital Game-Based Learning," ACM Computers in Entertainment, Oct 2003

"Game-Based Learning: A Different Perspective," http://www.innovateonline.info

"Learning by Design: Games as Learning Machines," Interactive Educational Multimedia, Apr 2004

2. Links to Information on Modeling, Simulation, and Gaming

ABC News: Improve Your Vocabulary by Playing a Video Game
Blog: Research Quest Educational applications for video games and gaming strategies. My quest for learning... with a few library stops along the way.
Web Institute for Teachers: Interactivity Through Virtual Learning
Focus on Effectiveness - Integrating Technology into Research-Based Strategies: Simulations and Games
Marc Prensky's Web Site: Marc Prensky.com
Edutopia: http://No Gamer Left Behind: Virtual Learning Goes to the Next Level|No Gamer Left Behind: Virtual Learning Goes to the Next Level
techLEARNING.com: Getting It Wrong: Slaying Myths About Video Games
eSchool News: Gaming Helps Students Hone 21st-Century Skills 3. Education and Training Panel Documents
Edutopia: Simulation Nation: The Promise of Virtual Learning Activities


3. Training and Education Advisory Panel Meetings


Agenda for the March 20, 2008 meeting

Minutes from the March,20, 2008 meeting

Agenda for the April 15, 2008 meeting

Minutes from the April 15, 2008 meeting

Minutes from the May 20, 2008 meeting

Overview of the Ocean Lakes High School Demonstration School Project

4. Past MODSIM Training


Evaluation of the Introduction to MODSIM Workshop held on October 19, 2007

Agenda for the STELLA Math Workshop held on February 15 and 16, 2008

Objectives for the STELLA Math Workshop held on February 15 and 16, 2008

5. Other Documents


A summary of how modeling and simulation can be incorporated into math and science classes

"Needs Analysis for Hampton Roads Modeling and Simulation Initiative" conducted by Old Dominion University, April 2008