Play or Perish? Motivation and Habit-Building

I’ve shown students a *lot* of videos over the years, but there is one in particular that stands out to me as endlessly valuable. Before I explain why, I recommend having a watch of it below. I know these days it can be a lot to ask anyone to give their attention to something that…

Our World, Gamified

Let’s start with a story: A young couple are driving through the outer suburbs of Melbourne; the driver listens to some podcast or other while his partner flicks through social media on her phone. Looking up from the passenger seat, the woman sees that out the windscreen in the distance, perhaps 200 metres ahead, the brightly coloured sign…