New research focused on learning games for first and second graders indicate that mixing virtual games with real world elements is more effective than simply having them play the app…. 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.
Recent research from NYU highlights that games can increase student interest in even difficult subjects and making those games ones where students compete can boost their performance. The research found… more »
A new study highlights that games built for the classroom can have a major impact on improving grades. The study of nearly 250 students conducted by Baylor University found that… more »
The science on the impact of video games and their effect on learning continues to trickle in from many studies and with varying degrees of specificity. That said, when you… more »