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Scott McDonald


  • M.A., English, Rhetoric and the Teaching of Writing, California State University Stanislaus. May, 2016.
  • B.A., English, Literature, Brigham Young University, Idaho. May, 2013.
Teaching and Research Interests
Game-based learning, First-Year composition, Critical thinking
Selected Publications, Presentations, and Professional Activities
  • “RPGs in FYCs: Connecting Game-Based Pedagogy with the Composition Classroom.” Conference on College Composition and Communication. Houston, TX. 6-9 April 2017.
  • “Playing as Scholars: Adapting Game Mechanics to Encourage Correct Writing Practices.” Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference. Albuquerque, NM. 15, Feburary 2017.
  • "The Place of RPGs in Education." MediaCommons.
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