A blog by George Engel

Video is Complete!

Well everyone, this is it. I am done. I must admit that I had a lot of fun putting this one together. I have learned a tremendous amount about gaming in education. Let me know what you think.

George

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10 responses

  1. George,
    Cool graphics and special effects! I love the presentation and learned a lot. I must admit that I have not explored gaming that much, but I plan to now! Thanks for the good information.

    August 9, 2009 at 9:18 AM

  2. George
    The prsentation is fantastic. I must learn to embed mine in the blog. The graphics sre great. I must also learn the use of the different tools that allow action graphics in the presentation. Great work

    August 10, 2009 at 5:31 PM

  3. George, I finally figiured it out. I am learning to use quite a bit of the software and still have much to learn.

    August 10, 2009 at 8:57 PM

  4. Kristin Temples

    Great video. I didn’t really stop to think about all the strategies for learning that you mentioned in the video.

    August 12, 2009 at 7:55 PM

  5. Ivy

    George,
    Excellent job! Games and virtual environments are emerging technologies that are becoming quite popular in schools and classrooms throughout the country. Games are very popular in archades and on the internet.

    Thanks for sharing,
    Ivy

    August 15, 2009 at 11:11 PM

  6. Regina

    George!
    I felt like I was in the movie theater watching the previews for an upcoming movie!!!!
    What a video!
    Regina,

    August 19, 2009 at 4:08 PM

  7. I love how you had the game streaming throughout your video. Very interesting. I use games in my classroom to teach money managment skills. Your video was interesting and it held my attention. Many educators feel videos do not serve a purpose in education. I feel different. Also, your use of citations was very relevant.

    W. Jackson

    August 22, 2009 at 6:59 PM

  8. Erin Mitchell

    Wonderful! I don’t know if I was impressed more by the graphics (just because I am clueless in that area) or the information. You presented a strong case on a topic that many will change their minds about! Great!

    August 23, 2009 at 6:18 PM

  9. Tammy

    George:
    You need to hook me up with this whole video compilation. WOW what a great job, this is what I wanted mine to do Hahaha. What software did you use to create and then publish to You Tube?

    August 23, 2009 at 11:13 PM

    • gbengel

      Hi Tammy,

      Thanks! I used Adobe Flash to build most of the video effects and then compiled it with Camtasia. The game footage I took with a program called FRAPS which is a free video capture software. It was a lot of work!

      George

      August 24, 2009 at 7:38 AM

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