The simple story is being revolutionized as video games, film, TV, audio and printed worlds merge to develop interactive formats that absorb children, encourage engagement and deep-learning. Intrigued? Confused? Then read on.
Video games are not the only realm benefiting from the latest technological advancements in special effects and graphics. These apps can transform your classroom and transport students to new educational realms.
Through a new initiative in California, students can pursue their love of competitive gaming while developing career skills and fulfilling curriculum requirements. Professor Constance Steinkuehler explains this new form of connected learning.
Games and learning scholar Seann Dikkers sits down with teachers who use Minecraft in their classroom to learn about how innovative teachers think and design.