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Consumer Demand for Digital Learning Games, Simulations Growing Worldwide - Financial and Business News - MENAFN

Consumer Demand for Digital Learning Games, Simulations Growing WorldwideSep 18, 2013 (Menafn - Education Week - McClatchy-Tribune Information Service (Consumer Demand for Digital Learning Games, Simulations Growing Worldwide.
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Implement Game-Based Learning with These Free Tools - EdTechReview

Implement Game-Based Learning with These Free Tools - EdTechReview | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
There are many free tools that teachers can use in the
classroom and some of these GBL tools are not only the games
themselves, but resources in form of lesson plans and ideas for using
the game in the classroom.
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Viewpoint: Girls Should Play More Video Games | TIME.com

Viewpoint: Girls Should Play More Video Games | TIME.com | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

Video gameplay can improve a girls' spatial skills—an important contributor to career success...  Males have historically held the advantage over females in spatial ability, and this advantage has often been attributed to genetic differences. But males’ spatial edge may also reflect, in part, differences in the leisure-time activities of boys and girls, activities that add up to a kind of daily drill in spatial skills for boys.


Read more: http://ideas.time.com/2013/07/24/viewpoint-girls-should-play-more-video-games/#ixzz2a0tc2NdO

(Why girls should play more video games: http://t.co/jeqBW1fp5U Great read by @anniemurphypaul #edTech...

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Very interesting article.

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