The Magic Circle and Inclusivity in Classroom Game Design
Friday, 1:00 PM EDT for 1.5 hrs Zoom

Game ID:
SEM20187874
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Short Description:
This session explains how well-designed games create "magic circles," or risk-free spaces where diverse students explore lesson material, test strategies, and form cohesive teams.
Long Description:
The presenter draws from ludology, or the study of games, to describe how concepts such as game constraints, the risk/reward cycle, the theory of fun, uncertainty, and cooperative challenges build student confidence and inspire teamwork.
Event Type:
Minimum
Number of Players:
4
Maximum
Number of Players:
30
Minimum Age:
Teen (13+)
Experience Required:
None (You've never played before - rules will be taught)
Materials Provided:
No, materials are not provided for this game. You must bring your own.
Start Date & Time:
Duration:
1.5 hours
End Date & Time:
Friday, 2:30 PM EDT
Location:
Zoom
GM(s):
James "Pigeon" Fielder
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Tournament:
No, this is not a tournament.
Cost:
$0.00
Ticketing Method:
Electronic