Recently, Planeta Imaginario Apps have been invited to take part in a global event, as Gamification World Awards, which awards prizes each year in recognition of the best 'gamification' projects and their creators.
Gamification, is based on introduction of game-like design and mechanics, used in non-game contexts, aiming to boost motivation, focusing, effort and engagement towards a task in pursuit of achieving certain objectives.
Planeta Imaginario Foundation wants to welcome our new internship students for this year 2015-2016.
As every year, it is a pleasure for Planeta Imaginario staff to help complementing professional's background who come to the Foundation as their internship center.
Currently, the Foundation admit students from different centers and Universities, such as Autonomous University of Barcelona (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona), Complutense University of Madrid (Universidad Complutense de Madrid), University of Sevilla and Open University of Catalonia (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya).
Planeta Imaginario Foundation starts this 2015-2016 season a very special collaboration with ENTI, School of New Interactive Technologies. ENTI, ascribed center to University of Barcelona, offers degrees and master degrees related to new technologies, and trains their students in games and other applications creation.
These programmes are specially focused on games oriented towards social causes, to learn while playing, games reinforcing good habits and supporting disadvantaged or needy minorities.
Past august 14th and 15th took place at Universidad de Palermo (UP), Buenos Aires, the TECTEA 2015 meeting, which was about technology applied to improve the quality of life of those suffering Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).
It was attended by international professionals, who shared the last novelties, research and experiences, with the objective of improving actual tools, helping to spread its benefits for their rapid incorporation into classrooms along educative and clinical centers.
You will find the whole information about grants and assistance offered by Government for children with specific educational needs.
Their web site also offers on-line service. Here the link.
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