The educational nonprofit GameDesk launched two new games today into the crowded learning games field. The games themselves are garnering a lot of attention, but the research and design work… 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.
Student learning styles are varied and diverse – so why do so many games try to teach concepts the same way? Rote memorization doesn’t do the trick, educators say, and… more »
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 »
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 »