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Real Life Stories

Published November 17, 2014

Joining a Team

Avery Rueb Teacher, Vanier College

In my first story on Profweb, I talked about a serious game that I was working on called Prêt à négocier. Since that first article, I joined Affordance Studio, a serious game studio in Montreal, as a co-founder. If you haven’t heard of the term “serious game” before, they are games that have a goal other than pure entertainment. They are used in education, military, government and health care. They are starting to pop up all over the place. Here is a list of some of the more well-known serious games: Dragon Box, 3D Virtual Operating Room, and Government in Action.


Real Life Stories

Published January 12, 2014

Gaming in a Second Language Classroom

Avery Rueb Teacher, Vanier College

Oral interaction is not easy for second language learners to master. Avery Rueb is addressing the lack of fun and easy-to-set-up exercises to help students develop this skill by developping a game for iOS, Android and browsers in both English and French.

French (Second Language)