Rahul Mahna stood peering up at the peak of Mt. Kilimanjaro and thinking about sixth grade. He was afraid. So were several of his fellow climbers, many of them amateurs,… more »
Often the latest studies about how children learn or what the effect of a given game might be are trapped in expert-facing journal articles and dense social science writing. We cut through the technical speak and explain it as best we can in our Learning Research reports.
Even as the number of learning games continue to grow and the size of the industry expands, some in the learning games world are deeply worried the big picture is… more »
When discussion of assessment comes up around learning games it often focuses on gauging student understanding of a subject, but for Derek Lomas is it is a design concept and… more »
Over the coming weeks, the Mindshift blog that tracks technology and education over at KQED will be launching a guide to games and learning from Jordan Shapiro, author of FREEPLAY:… more »