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and organic world by way of science and logical reasoning toward universal truths; and the narrative mode , that is concerned with making sense/meaning of human experience. Humans enter life with a “readiness or predisposition to organize experience into narrative form” ( Bruner, 1990 , p. 45). In
interested in understanding how my son’s socially mediated life affects his educational perspectives, and how this understanding informs and reforms my perspectives on contemporary teaching and learning.
As a mom, I have seen three of my children move through the tween phase. I am a university prepared
game narrative. Positionality was also an important aspect. The word “imagine” transports the action out of the game narrative and into an imaginary situation. Lucas commutes from the role of a student interacting with his teacher and presenting an argument to the position of a game character livinga
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/or that the users report being motivated by the interactive systems. There have also been studies that highlight evidential learning gains when digital games and simulations are used well, that is when coupled with effective pedagogy. For instance, Barab et al. (2009) investigate the use of a 3D
-related quality of life” (p. 387). In the study of 1,105 Dutch children between the ages of 8–11 years old, Theunissen and colleagues found that there was a difference in agreement between child and parent reporting, suggesting “that parent reports cannot be substituted for child reports” (p. 395). If this is the