"World of Warcraft Students' passions can be a powerful driver for deeper and more creative learning. With this knowledge, some educators are using popular commercial games like World of Warcraft (WoW) to create curriculum around the game."
"Inkle is looking to bring interactive stories to the classroom, and give teachers free and simple get-stuck-right-in software to use with their students. From within a web-browser, the inklewriter will let students make and play interactive stories with no programming required"
One thing you hear us say at No Crusts is, "Think about the audience." In these days of the Internet, there are a wealth of resources on child development that are just a click away that provide a lot of insight into different age groups...
Liselotte Sieffers's insight:
A list of resources on child development: PBS Kids Development Tracker, Babycenter, Education Resources Information Center, Common Core Standards, Center for Children and Technology, Future Lab, Joan Ganz Cooney Center, Fred Rogers Early Learning Environment, You Tube.
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