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International Journal of Distance Education Technologies Vol. 11, No. 2 (2013) pp. 66–95
Multi-agency crisis management represents one of the most complex of real-world situations, requiring rapid negotiation and decision-making under extreme pressure. However, the training offered to strategic planners, called Gold Commanders, does not ...
Understanding Computational Thinking before Programming: Developing Guidelines for the Design of Games to Learn Introductory Programming through Game-Play
International Journal of Game-Based Learning Vol. 1, No. 3 (July 2011) pp. 30–52
This paper outlines an innovative game-based approach to learning introductory programming that is grounded in the development of computational thinking at an abstract conceptual level, but also provides a direct contextual relationship between game-...