Watch: Presentations from the Launch of the Center for Game and Simulation-Based Learning at Excelsior College

On May 16, Excelsior College launched the Center for Game and Simulation-Based Learning.

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Introductory Remarks

Excelsior College President John Ebersole and Dr. David Seelow, founding director, offer introductory remarks at the launch event, held at Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, DC.

“Games: Disruptive Innovation, Efficacy, and Adoption”


Victoria Van Voorhis, CEO, Second Avenue Learning, presents “Games: Disruptive Innovation, Efficacy, and Adoption” at the launch of the Center for Game and Simulation-Based Learning at Excelsior College on May 16, 2014.

“Secrets: Excelsior College’s Pioneering New Online Class Designed as a Game”


Professor Lee Sheldon, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, presents “Secrets: Excelsior College’s Pioneering New Online Class Designed as a Game” at the launch of the Center for Game and Simulation-Based Learning at Excelsior College on May 16, 2014.

“Games, Curiosity and the Future of Education”


Dr. Jesse Schell, CEO, Schell Games, Distinguished Professor of Entertainment Technology at Carnegie Mellon University, presenting the keynote address. Schell’s talk focuses on new educational technological developments on the horizon and their potential impact on the educational, learning and regulatory processes.