Mobile Computing in CSCL: A Hands-On Tutorial on the ARIS Game Design Platform

In this session, participants engaged in a hands-on, tool-focused tutorial to gain tangible experience using ARIS ( as a CSCL tool to teach computational thinking. ARIS is an augmented reality and interactive storytelling platform with which non-programmers can design and develop their own location-based, interactive games or stories (Dikkers, Martin, & Coulter, 2011; Holden, Dikkers, Martin, & Litts, 2015).