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Technical Aspects of a System for Teaching Aboriginal Languages Using a Game Boy Future Play
Parker, J. R.Heavy Head, RyanBecker, Katrin
Aboriginal languages all over the world are threatened with extinction. Aboriginal youth from Canada to New Zealand are not becoming fluent in their language and culture, and the number of fluent speakers is declining severely. The use of computer games in general, and portable platforms in particular, is proposed here as a partial solution to the problem.
Video gamesGame designGames for learningTeachingMethodologyComputer gamesNative languages
J.R. Parker, Ryan Heavy Head, and Katrin Becker Technical Aspects of a System for Teaching Aboriginal Languages Using a Game Boy Future Play, The International Conference on the Future of Game Design and Technology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, October 13-15 2005 .
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