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PowerSpots

A networked mobile game for High School aged youth to discover (and claim) new learning spots in their city.

Lead Organization:
University of Chicago | Ci3's GameChanger Chicago

Partner Organizations:

Project Goal:
Gameplay: 1.) Players get into teams of 10 accompanied by a mentor 2.) The team looks at their iPad and decides which Spots they want to visit 3.) The team travels to that location to explore 4.) If the team successfully solves the learning challenge at that Spot, they convert that spot on the map to their team color 5.) Teams compete to takeover patterns of Spots on the map Learning Objectives: 1.) Explore the city 2.) Discover new locations, programs and learning pathways 3.) Strategize as a team 4.) Spend time with mentor & team mates

Project Tags:
2014 Round 1 RFP