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Friday, June 24 • 11:30am - 12:45pm
Workshop - Gamifying the Classroom: Where the Student Becomes the Hero, with Classcraft

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Learn firsthand how a role-playing game can foster stronger student collaboration and classroom management from the creators of Classcraft. This game-making workshop will introduce participants to the core mechanics that make a game engaging in the classroom.

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Devin Young

Chief Creative Officer, Classcraft
Devin Young is a co-founder and chief creative officer of Classcraft. Based in NYC and with an extensive background in creative strategy, branding, graphic, UX and UI design, he has worked with a diverse array of global brands and startups including Chanel, Intel, Microsoft, The Future of Storytelling Summit, The Feast Social Innovation Conference, and See.me.
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Shawn Young

CEO, Classcraft
An 11th grade teacher, Shawn created Classcraft to have more fun with his students and help them succeed in school. He is the lead game designer, lead developer, and education specialist on his team. Shawn's main focus is to make sure Classcraft reaches its fullest potential by using play, engagement, and collaboration to create a truly positive force in the classroom. Shawn is proud that Classcraft has been able to have such a profound impact... Read More →

Friday June 24, 2016 11:30am - 12:45pm
Starr Foundation Hall 63 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10003

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