Alessandro Puglisi (1985) got his Bachelor’s Degree in Modern Literature at the University of Catania in 2011 and his Master’s Degree in Performing Arts in 2013 at the same university. In 2016, Puglisi got his Master’s Programme in Teaching Italian as a Non-native Language at the University for Foreigners of Perugia. Since November 2017 he has been a PhD Student at the University for Foreigners of Siena. Since September 2018 he is an IVGS at the University of Toronto. Among his research interests: Italian language online teaching and learning, gamification, and the use of technologies in language teaching.
The idea of gamification has become widespread and highly pervasive during the last few years in our everyday life. This idea is involved in various fields and it expresses its potential in a big number of different ways. One of these ways is the embedding of gamification inside learning apps and, more specifically, apps that […]