As Anna Jordan-Douglass noted in her piece a few months ago, the key to making a game great for kids is to spend time with kids playing your game throughout… more »
What does it look like when the teacher has students fire up an iPad game or assigns a game as homework? These stories offer insight into what is happening in today’s classrooms and how developers can ensure their games fit into a teacher’s vision of education.
Game design has unique relevance to effective teaching – it develops the skills teachers need to create engaging learning experiences where students can take on meaningful roles, explore complex problems,… more »
With powerful new tools at their fingertips, educators today are breaking through school walls to connect classrooms to the real world and offer students perspective and context beyond their textbooks…. more »
If educators and parents want to create a more effective educational system for the youngest kids they must focus on policies that embrace technology and develop teacher and parent training… more »