The Current State of Digital Game-based Learning

Mar 6, 2023

2:30pm – 3:30pm CT

Digital game-based learning (DGBL) is a powerful tool in K-12 education that can have a statistically significant impact on student achievement and attitude towards learning. In this discussion, our diverse panel of experts including current and former K-12 educators and a notable researcher at a large, public university will discuss the current state of DGBL including trends in use and adoption (pre- and post-pandemic) as well as opportunities to improve DGBL, such as improved data integration.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

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André Denham

The University of Alabama

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Kayla Dornfeld

Top Dog Teaching Inc & Mapleton School District

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Joshua Prieur

Prodigy Education

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Katherine Whitehurst

Athens Community Unit School District #213