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39 Education Gamification and Game Design with Keegan Long-Wheeler

The medical mnemonist podcast featuring Dr. Eric Gantwerker discussing video game mechanics for fostering medical learning.
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39 Education Gamification and Game Design with Keegan Long-Wheeler

*Note: This is one of the episodes that ended up posting out of order. Ignore the Nov 5-17th deadline for the raffle as the deadline has been extended a few weeks.


Keegan Long-Wheeler is an Educational Technologist Office of Digital Learning at the University of Oklahoma. He has been a creative developer in gamified educational materials and game design for many years. In this episode, we are going to discuss how gamification plays a role in education and where the future of game design may be going for medical and other academic environments.


Show Notes


How Students Learn with an Online Educational Environment & Game Design

Open-source Game-based Learning: Games Offer Bold Learning Insights Nowadays (GOBLIN) and eXperience Play

Autonomy Over One’s Education with Game-based Design

Team-based Activities & Educational Collaboration Through Gamifying Medical School

Using Tokens and Rewards to Encourage Student Participation


You can contact Keegan via Twitter for more details. Also, please visit his website and explore his other recommended resources below!



What Video Games Have to Teach Us About Learning and Literacy

Keegan’s Website

Goblin Home Page

Goblin Download Pack

eXperience Play Home Page




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Chase is an MS, MBA-HA and MD/Ph.Dcandidate. He is the Founder and educator at MedEd University, which he began in 2014 to consolidate free educational resources for his classmates. He is the host of the Medical Mnemonist Podcast, creator of several medical education platforms, and is the CEO of FindARotation.

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