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Join us at GSummit 2013 (SF, 4/16-18) for 3 days of workshops, sessions, panels and networking dedicated to understanding how to drive behavior in consumers, employees and stakeholders. Top experts in the fields of gamification, loyalty, CRM, enterprise, human resources and training converge at this one-of-a-kind event to share best practices, startling insights and the science of behavior in a unique, engaging and jam-packed format.
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Thursday, April 18 • 9:40am - 9:50am
Grammar Olympics: Low-Tech Engagement Secrets

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Professor Amy Baskin has developed a gamified approach to teaching that was low-tech, but high-impact. Her Grammar Olympics have gone on to change the lives of hundreds of remedial college students. In this inspiring session, she'll share her secrets of how to accomplish great leaps in performance and engagement with limited resources, and how great design trumps technology in the gamification marathon.

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Amy Baskin

Professor of English, Florida State College at Jacksonville
Amy Baskin is a Professor of English at Florida State College at Jacksonville. In an attempt to solve the challenge of teaching grammar and basic composition skills for developmental education college students, she designed Grammar Olympics, a carnival-style approach for learning in a non-traditional classroom. Grammar Olympics is an invitation for struggling learners to play, socialize, take risks, seek support, and explore course content... Read More →


Thursday April 18, 2013 9:40am - 9:50am
Main Stage Concourse Exhibition Center, 635 8th Street, San Francisco, CA

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