How my thinking is evolving on learning through games these days….
From Alison Carr-Chellman –
About a year and a half ago, I shared some thoughts via a TED (Technology, Entertainment & Design) talk about boys, school culture, and gaming as a possible tool to re-engage boys in their own learning. Since that time I’ve had a good deal of opportunity to talk to teachers, parents, scholars, school board members, activists, game designers, kids and others who are interested in these issues as a result of the attention the TED talk brought these ideas.
Through these conversations and as a result of much thinking about these issues, watching my own kids as they move through the world of education and the entirely separate world of gaming, I’ve come to a few conclusions: read on..