LLP Podcast 09 - Origin Stories 02 with Aaron and Ben


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In this episode, host James interviews Aaron Hung and Ben Thanyawatpokin in the podcasts which we are calling β€œOrigin Stories.” The interview format for this series is to ask a game-based teacher the following questions to understand how they started and how other teachers can get involved:


  1. What or who inspired you to start teaching with games?
  2. How did you start?
  3. How long have you been teaching with games? In what subjects? How often?

The classroom context

  1. What kind of institution do you work at?
  2. How widespread is the use of games at your institution?
  3. How do games fit into the institution / curriculum where you teach?
  4. SUPER IMPORTANT QUESTION ALERT: What role(s) do YOU play in your game based teaching?

The field (community)

  1. What teaching communities are you involved with?
  2. To what would you compare your journey in the field of games and learning?
  3. What do you think new teachers need to start using games?

Doing now? Doing next?

  1. What are your current projects? β†’ Where will you share your work?
  2. What would you like to do in the future?
  3. Where can we learn more about you? β†’ social links

β—Ίβ—Ίβ—± The website

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