1 Videnskab, teknologi og læring, Danish School of Education, Aarhus University, Aarhus University2 Forskningsprogram for Medier og IT i læringsperspektiv, Danish School of Education, Aarhus University, Aarhus University3 Department of Curriculum Research, Danish School of Education, Aarhus University, Aarhus University4 Department of Education - Curriculum Research, Danish School of Education, Arts, Aarhus University
The aim of this paper is to discuss the first results and methodological challenges and perspectives of designing game-inspired scenarios for implementation of innovation processes into schools' science education. This paper comprises and report on a case study of a game-inspired innovation scenario designed for technology education in grades 7 - 9 in Danish schools. In the paper, methodological challenges of doing design-based research into technology innovation education are discussed. The preliminary results from the first studies of a game-inspired technology innovation camp are also presented, along with discussions of the future of development of these educational spaces.
International Journal of Virtual and Personal Learning Environments, 2011, Vol 2, Issue 2, p. 30-39