In his final State of the Union address last week, President Obama called for every student to gain the opportunity for “the hands-on computer science and math class classes that… 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.
Despite all the focus on the “M” in STEM education, less than 50 percent of students are proficient at math. A new infographic from the MIND Research Institute, a digital… more »
In the afterschool space, a new breed of professional development programs is expanding learning opportunities for urban youth by cultivating partnerships between classroom teachers and community-based educators. Through programs like… more »
In part two of her series, Possible World’s Katherine McMillan Culp offers some insight into how teachers use digital games and why the way they use them should factor in how games are designed.