When to Teach Physics with ‘Angry Birds’ (EdSurge News) | digital divide information | Scoop.it

by Tony Wan

 

"You can design games around lessons. But can you design a lesson around a game?

 

"That’s what GameDesk, a Los Angeles-based nonprofit, wants to encourage with Educade, a new online portal where teachers (and yes, parents, too) can submit and share lesson plans around any game, from popular digital titles like Minecraft to such board game classics as Settlers of Catan. Users can filter searches by subjects, grade levels, games and platforms."


Via Jim Lerman