edutainment


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edutainment

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Interactive education and entertainment services or software, usually supplied commercially via a cable network or on CD-ROM.

edutainment

(EDUcational enterTAINMENT) Educational material that is also entertaining. It refers to material for young children, which is mostly developed with an entertaining flair, as well as documentaries aimed at adults that are either humorous or fascinating in their execution.
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Ward explains that much like a favorite teacher impacts a child's interest in a subject, edutainment has a significant effect on their curiosity about a topic.
With partner organisations in retail, hospitality, entertainment and culture, SiQ is introducing a range of exciting indoor and outdoor experiences, along with entertainment programmes featuring local, regional and international artists, edutainment, summer and sports camps as well as special promotions on inbound travel, hospitality and shopping.
Ali Bin Mohammed Al-Attia, Deputy CEO of TBMT, said: We are excited to enter a unique venture with Msheireb Properties by bringing a cutting-edge edutainment center to the heart of Doha.
A series of edutainment activities are also being held as part of the programme, including sessions on fight against intellectual property rights infringements and the protection of endangered animals.
The edutainment city-based center will familiarize children and youth with career guidance concepts, and offer training to guide its young visitors toward career choices that align with their interests and skills.
As part of the partnership, the exuberant, kid-friendly Afternoon Tea and room package will make vibrant additions to all three Waldorf Astoria hotels in Shanghai, Beijing and Chengdufrom late June this summer, with the bonus offering of an interactive learning center called the Kid's Edutainment Club launching on June 23 at Waldorf Astoria Beijing.
The EK's Enchanting classroom and edutainment programs make use of the park and its offerings as an alternative classroom, with the help of entertainment intertwined with education in promoting creativity in learning.
Ms Plaatjie said in the light of that, they then decided on an edutainment workshop in order to pass the message through drama, song and dance.
Among other attractions visitors will enjoy, an innovative learning-focused dimension will be the Interactive Science and Technology Edutainment Centre, designed to be an inspirational knowledge hub for Oman's young demographic.
He alleged that the idea was to use an "edutainment" model where short television programmes were developed "to share the benefits of mobile programming for agriculture."
There is no question that the new season of Dubai Garden Glow isn't only an entertainment hub, it re-defines edutainment. Edutainment might sound like a mythical being but the result brings rich delights and profound learning.
Summary: Family-friendly indoor edutainment destination will be open until September 3, 2017.