An Unexplored Opportunity: Video Games as Educational Tools


Jackie Mader of The Hechinger Report’s HechingerEd blog wrote of a panel at last month’s NBC Education Nation summit where many educators brought up some concerns about the emerging technology of video games in the classroom. One teacher faced a Continue reading

First Day of School at PlayMaker, Game-Based Learning School


Today marks the first day of school and the grand opening of  PlayMaker, a Los Angeles based school that focuses on game-based learning. PlayMaker will operate as a “school within a school” for 60 sixth-graders at New Roads, an independent Continue reading