TripExplore gamifies the experience of field trips/tours through Google Glass.
WINNER: Third Place
OK Glass, Explore nearby. This is the future of education-based trips for students/users.
TripExplore allows you to create scavenger hunts to discover knowledge in fun and interactive ways.
Currently the app points you to objects of interest using augmented reality on Google Glass and upon nearing, introduces a fact about an object The app also pops a question that requires studying/examining the object at hand.
The teacher / Guide can then view the achievements in a dedicated webpage.
Imagine approaching a t-rex skeleton exhibit. You would be able to view a 3D model of the dinosaur moving around, watch informational videos, answer trivia questions, and receive incentives/points all in real-time.