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It’s already March and I’m sure that for a lot of us, New Year’s resolutions are already a distant thought. If you’re in need of a little help to get back on track or you just want to nurture the habits you’re already working on, here are a few of my favorite websites that help me stay on top of my nerdy habits through gamification! GoodReads – Read More Books I like to think of GoodReads as Netflix for books. GoodReads.com is a website that allows you to add books you’re reading, want to read, and have read in the past. If you’re someone who isRead More →

This week we return to one of our favorite themes: gamification. We talk to Britain Postdoctoral Fellow at Georgia Tech, Chris Ritter. He shares his approach to teaching technical communications using a service learning project geared toward his local community. Listen for some great insights on how gaming and learning interact, along with details of another game studies dissertation. We also share some feedback on our gaming family episode from listener, Jayme, and talk about some of our favorite games growing up, including board and card games. Make sure to comment here or follow us on Twitter. You can even like our page on Facebook. Game on Girl is on Stitcher so you can streamRead More →