Can Giga Pets Improve Student Engagement? (EdSurge News)

Walk into 100 different classrooms and you might encounter 100 different techniques for encouraging students to go the extra mile. The motivational boost once provided by a sticker or gold star now comes from a bevy of prizes, classroom privileges and tangible forms of recognition. (Badges!)Despite

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Study from Taiwan looking at the role of virtual pets as a motivating factor.

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