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Econauts

Lakes are sometimes thought of as discrete ecological bodies, detached from surrounding landscapes and contained within basins bound by shorelines. However, lakes are dynamic systems with many abiotic and biotic variables affecting varied spatio-temporal scales, typically invisible to human observers. Econauts immerses players in a rich environment, making difficult-to-observe ecological phenomena visible in a living landscape that players explore and examine to explain the relationships between choices that humans make and their ecological consequences.

Oztoc

An expedition in Mexico reveals an uncharted lagoon teeming with life, and it's up to junior explorers to learn more about its mysteries. Enter Oztoc: an immersive world where children design circuits to lure bioluminescent creatures from the deep. The game is a first-of-its kind museum installation, combining a state-of-the-art multitouch tabletop display with tactile physical blocks. The result is a hybrid game where students touch physical blocks to create virtual in-game circuits.




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Crystals of Kaydor

In Crystals of Kaydor, you play the role of an advanced robot created to explore and learn, who crash lands on an alien planet. Discover the flora, fauna, and local residents, and help them solve problems through interpreting body language and nonverbal cues. In return, they may help you overcome obstacles of your own as you explore more of the environment. As you gather your missing parts, can you help restore balance to the planet?




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Tenacity

Tenacity is a meditative app designed to promote mental well-being through breath counting. In Tenacity, the focus is on learning practices of wellness and self-regulation. Relax and concentrate on your own breathing as you explore Greek ruins, Egyptian dunes, and staircases that ascend into the skies, and unlock rewards and achievements as you become a more mindful person




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Progenitor X

The world is overrun with zombies. You, as a member of The Progenitor X Defense Force are a part of a highly trained squad of scientists who can save us. Using highly advanced bio-medical technology, you locate, seek out, and treat infected humans to contain the threat. With your help, the Progenitor X Defense Force will prevail. But be aware: Zombies are out there, and we are all susceptible.

Fair Play

Fair Play spans five chapters during which you will navigate through the challenges inherent to graduate school, such as securing funding, writing publications, and much more. As Jamal, an African American, you will experience common racial biases on your journey. It will be a difficult path to navigate, but an experience that will change your view on the world forever.

Soul of a Place

Soul of a Place is an educational journey about the Federal Writers Project of the Great Depression, enacted as part of President Franklin Roosevelt's efforts to put Americans back to work. You play two distinct roles during this Prototype. One is of an American Guide Editor and the other is as a writer on assignment. These assignments will challenge the player to investigate historical locations across the states along the Lincoln Highway.




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Anatomy Browser

Anatomy Browser is a human anatomy catalog which allows you to peel away layers of the body and identify muscles, organs, and systems of the body in full 3D. With the ability to adjust the transparency of each layer, you'll be able to easily identify the relationship of organs to each other as well as their names!

Virulent

Control "Raven" virus particles trying to infect, replicate inside of, and escape from a host cell. Fight off host and cellular immune responses with armies of viral proteins while stealing precious energy and production facilities to make more of yourself. You have numbers and speed on your side, use them wisely and recklessly.

Citizen Science

Citizen Science is an online flash-based computer adventure game in which the player is a young adult who becomes concerned about the health of a local lake threatened by eutrophication. Based at Lake Mendota in Madison, WI, the player's goal is to restore the lake. By focusing on the ecological needs of Lake Mendota as well as the surrounding community, the game is able to bring together real-world issues and scientific practices.

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ADAGE

Assessment Data Aggregator for Game Environments (ADAGE) is an open-source data collection and analysis framework to transform telemetry data into evidence of learning. ADAGE provides information for developers, educators and players. Open source ADAGE tools for data analysis and visualization will create a vibrant development community around games for learning.




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Studio K

Studio K is a game design curriculum, online community, and set of teacher-support tools intended to enable teachers to help learners make their own video games using Microsoft Kodu. Kodu is a powerful 3D game design and programming tool that enables users to focus on creating compelling games for their friends.




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CALL

CALL assesses educational leadership as a function, not just a single individual. CALL surveys all educators in the school to measure critical leadership practices and suggest strategies for school improvement. Suitable for both elementary and secondary schools, CALL surveys all administrators, teachers, instructional support staff, and student support staff concerning leadership practices throughout the school. Its purpose is improvement of student learning to support practitioners in their work, not performance evaluation of employees.




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