PANEL: Teacher Tales: Experiences with Board Games in the Classroom
Nigel Scarfe set up Imagination Gaming 15 years ago and is now the world leader in using games in educational settings, working directly with over 70,000 people last year alone. www.imaginationgaming.co.uk Working with children as young as three, across all ages of schooling, through to adults with special needs or in need of rehabilitation, he now uses games to solve a huge array of problems and needs. Working across the UK and Europe, his work has a growing reputation for dealing with modern day social and educational problems in an innovative way. Hosting their own game awards with submissions from across the world he can be found on a variety of podcasts and at seminars sharing his experience and knowledge. Outside of work he has his own poetry and DJ’ing pages where he posts regularly, and is looking to launch a range of games in the near future. He is always looking to collaborate with companies and individuals and has a zest, drive and hunger for life and making a difference.