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Why You Should Worry About Khan Academy, Not Just Math Geeks [Future of Teaching]

Excerpt: The trend of gamifying our culture has had some benefits in other areas. Weight Watchers uses a points system to discourage customers from eating fatty foods. Nike+ has developed a specialized program (with shoes!) that help you compete against others through exercise. Klout uses equations to help rank people and brands through social media. Games often find themselves in …

Jose VilsonWhy You Should Worry About Khan Academy, Not Just Math Geeks [Future of Teaching]