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The Semideus School is now available

The Semideus School is now available on the App Store for iPad! We are looking forward to make research collaboration with schools. The Semideus School game is a really fun way to learn fractions, decimals, and percentages. By playing Semideus, … Continue reading

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Special Issue on Digital Games for Learning Mathematics

We have recently published as guest editors a special issue  on digital games for learning mathematics (International Journal of Serious Games). Five papers shed light on usefulness of mathematics learning games and provide knowledge that support development of high quality mathematics … Continue reading

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Second prototype of Semideus game

Semideus is a math learning game about rational numbers. The game is based on recent research findings on numerical development. The gameplay is founded on tasks that require working with number lines. This video presents the current state of our … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Special issue of International Journal of Serious Games

Acquisition of mathematical skills is crucial for today’s society. It has been argued that in individual level, insufficient mathematical competencies may be even more harmful to career prospects than reading or spelling deficiencies. This is to say, that in society … Continue reading

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The learning effectiveness of physically activating multiplayer game environments: Learning by creating games versus learning by playing games

We are proud to present our research project titled as “The learning effectiveness of physically activating multiplayer game environments: Learning by creating games versus learning by playing games”. This Academy of Finland (Future of Learning, Knowledge and Skills TULOS Research … Continue reading

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