Kevin Miklasz

Kevin Miklasz

Senior Director, Learning Analytics, Noggin
The Value and Use of Game-Based Intrinsic Rewards
WORKSHOP: Making Well-Designed, Meaningful, Intrinsic Reward Structures

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Kevin Miklasz has worked in and around the fields of game design and education for the last 10 years. As a trained scientist, he has a BA in Physics from the University of Chicago and a PhD in Biology from Stanford University, but has spent his time since gaining a smattering of diverse experiences in education: designing science curriculum, developing learning analytics for playful experiences, teaching after-school science programs, designing science games, developing learning experience prototypes in emerging technologies, managing an educational science and cooking blog, running game jams for kids, and running professional development for teachers and professional engineers. Kevin is the author of Intrinsic Rewards in Games and Learning, which explores how the game industry’s innovations in reward structures can be used in educational settings, and is currently the Senior Director, Learning Analytics at Noggin.