Tuesday, April 20, 2010
Thinking About: Ed Video Games
Tom DeRosa doesn't play video games much. But after spending his winter break "sick as a dog" on the couch playing with his dad's X-Box, he came to this conclusion: "(E)verything we need to make paradigm-shifting educational video games that kids will actually play has already been created. Instead of starting from scratch,educators need to team up with innovative video game studios and merely tweak the powerful learning-based game models that already exist." Read more here.