Circular Economy & serious gaming
Theme 4 Alternative teaching approaches.
Secondary school seachers.
Adult students of the second year of the Master Education Economics (M.Ed) of Hogeschool Arnhem Nijmegen (HAN) experienced during their classes didactics of economics the serious game The Blue Connection (using an induced teaching strategy) to understand more about circular economy at firm level. Their assignment was to write a report not only about their own experience, but also to investigate a possibility to use this type of serious gaming in upper secondary education (A-levels). In order to have an overview of the topic Circular Economy a literature review was carried out, as as for serious gaming. Interviews ware organised for the devlopers of The Blue Connection and for the usesr of this serious game
Presented by: Jan Jansen (1, 1) and Corine Van Der Sloot