You may have heard some coverage of a new Yale study on learning games boosting the learning of students, but the results offer a glimpse into a new role for… 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.
Less than half of the students in America are proficient in math yet we are asking more of our students than ever before. The Standards for Mathematical Practice raise expectations… more »
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 »
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 »