The Education in Games Summit returns on Friday 27 October 2017 as part of Melbourne International Games Week
#EiGS17 is created by ACMI, Creative Victoria and the Department of Education and Training, as part of Melbourne International Games Week alongside a range of activities highlighting and advancing Melbourne’s vibrant video games culture and its internationally renowned games development Industry.
The Education in Games Summit (#EiGS17) showcases best practice implementation of games; enabling teachers to effectively and meaningfully activate games in their classrooms. Exploring, understanding, critiquing and making games offers an abundance of opportunities for students to build the skills and capabilities they need now and into the future.
#EiGS17 will demonstrate the extensive range of Pre-school, Primary and Secondary learning outcomes games offer across the curriculum including:
- Digital Technologies
- The Arts and Design
- Critical and Creative Thinking
- Additional Needs
The Summit will also showcase ideas and experience of developing Digital Entrepreneurship.