Brian Buffington and Goosechase

[Video] Why EdTech Innovators use Goosechase

K-12 Educators Jun 8, 2022

Brian Buffington is an EdTech Innovator, Director of Instructional Tech, Keynote Speaker, Consultant, and Goosechase EDU Ambassador. Watch the video to find out why Brian loves to live "that Goosechase life", tips he has for other educators, and how Goosechase helps him break down barriers when working with people.

Goosechase: How would you describe Goosechase in 3 words?

Brian Buffington: I've got three words to say about Goosechase: creativity, problem-solving, and fun!

GC: What is one tip about Goosechase you would give to another educator?

BB: If you're an educator, and you're thinking about using Goosechase, here's a mega tip: let students show you what they know. Show you how to do something that can't be googled.

GC: What are some of your favorite Missions?

BB: So when I work with people, and we're doing a Goosechase, I find that the silly missions are the favorite, and here's why I think that is: because it breaks down barriers! People are more open, they want to take more chances, it just makes for a much more exciting, fun day when I'm working with people.

What is Goosechase EDU?

Goosechase is an online platform that helps educators create and run digital scavenger hunt learning experiences in their classroom and beyond. Sign up and try creating a game, or contact us to learn more about our school and district-wide solutions!

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