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Inevitable Betrayal is a modest yet mighty guild of educators!

Voted Best Educators' Guild by the readers of ISTE's Virtual Education Journal!

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Orgrimmar Full Moon by Center4EduPunx, on Flickr

We are a level 25 educators' gaming guild providing guides for other educators' in MMORPGs and virtual worlds. Our focus is educational exploration in virtual worlds, endgame content in MMORPGs, building in sandbox genre games and investigating mobile games.


Tuesday April 18
630 pm Sisters of Elune Server Time
Nighthold Normal Run

Wednesday April 19
630 pm Sisters of Elune Server Time
Nighthold Run

Saturday April 8
630 pm Sisters of Elune Server Time
Nighthold Run

For more information on raiding click here.

Current Educational Events

Friday March 24 at noon MT

Encore presentation from Educause on Coding, Gaming, IoT, and Wearables: New Student Success Technologies, or Chocolate-Covered Broccoli? login to WebEx

Games & Social Issues Series

On Friday, February 10 we did a Google Hangout on Use Games as Prompts for Discussion on Fake News and Alt Facts. Click on the link

Fake News Hangout 1 by kaezenovka, on Flickr

On Friday, February 3 we did a Google Hangout on Games & Multiculturalism. We discussed the affective domain and interactive fiction for raising students' awareness of multiculturalism. The focus was on the immigrant and refugee experience.

Japanese Internment Interactive Fiction
The Migrant Interactive Fiction
Papers Please

Game Based Learning, Social Issues and Multiculturalism Hangout Fri Feb 3 at 8 pm Hashtag to follow #gbl #NoBanNoWall

Who Do You Love? January and February Poll
Who's your favorite educational theorist and your favorite educational theory?

October through November 15 we participated in the 2016 IF Comp as judges. We encourage all educators to join us next year in 2017.

All it required is that you play 5 games (2 hours each) and score them!

Recording from OCTOBER 12 from
ISTE Games & Sims Network
Introduction to Interactive Fiction and Participating in IF COMP 16

Recent Educational Events

ISTE Games & Sims Network
Fall 2016 ISTE Professional Learning Series
Coding Clubs for Elementary Students

Link to recording

Thinking about starting a coding club at your elementary school? Join us as we talk about grade appropriate programs your students can get started on and how you can up the ante for the 4th and 5th graders to challenge and engage them.

We continue collecting and curating Pokémon GO articles and blog posts on this Google doc

Our Pokémon GO Back to School Hangout was on Wednesday, August 24 at 8 pm ET.
Recent Educational Projects

The book, Blockchain Revolution by Don Tapscott (author of Grown Up Digital) and Alex Tapscott came out on May 10!

The #Metagame Book Club gave an introduction to the book on June 1st!

We’ll be reading the book through the end of July.
Excerpt from the book

MARCH MADNESS never really ends.

For the Month of March, we picked
GAME: Lifeline by 3 Minute Games available on Apple and Android
Read Boing Boing Review

BOOK: The Martian by Andrew Weir
Listen to NPR’s "Martian Started as A Self-Published Book"

Feel free to share your thoughts or any related or tangential in the Metagame Book Club! Let us know if you find any articles on interactive fiction, NASA, STEM, or the Maker Movement. For social media use the hashtag #metagame or #gbl (game based learning).

We do encourage you to take a picture of the book or do a Periscope on Wednesday for #shelfiewednesday

Here's what we did during Fall 2015 Metagame Book Club

Track 1 Games & Psychology

Track 2 You (the Novel)
Art of Game Design by Jesse Schell

October Connected Educator Month - Recent Events

October 12 - Pervasive Games & the Aris Jam
Christopher Holden
Link to livestream and padlet

October 19 - Ingress and ARGs
Michael Anderson, Ninatic Projects and Michael Flood, ISTE Mobile Learning Network Link to livestream and padlet

ARIS Game Jam October 23 & 24
Link to livestream and padlet

Hearthstone Hangout October 26
Link to livestream and padlet

Recorded March and April Events

Metagame Book Club
Games & Sims Network and Inevitable Instructors
Games 4 Change Conference Recap

Multiplayer Classroom Hangout with Matthew Miller

Gnimmargorp Introduction to Programming Class
Course Game website
Mike Skocko's Game On Wordpress
Material for Multiplayer Classroom Week 1

Building an Elementary School Coding Club: One Teacher’s Experience
Inevitable Betrayal Officer: Trish Cloud
EdWeb Webinar Recording Link

Games, Girls and Coding
ISTE Webinar organized by Inevitable Betrayal Officer: Tanya Martin

Saturday March 21
Intro to the Metagame Book Club
Google Hangout Recording

Recorded February Events

Wednesday February 11
Bootstrap World - Using Coding to Teach Algebra
ISTE Games & Sims Network

Wednesday February 26
What Makes A Game Good
ISTE Games & Sims Network
Inevitable Instructors

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