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Education Secretary backs serious games for science and maths! « PIXELearning's Blog – Serious Games and more

“…Great to see Michael Gove actually talking about games, but sad that he still thinks their best use is carrot and stick – do the equation and get ammo to shoot the aliens – eat the brussel sprouts and then you can have the Christmas pudding. Using games for motivation is only one facet, let’s get him thinking about exploration, experimentation, team building, problem solving and independent, personalised, differentiated experiences – then we’ll really be tapping into the full potential games can offer for learning… “
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Persuasive Games - Designs, builds, and distributes videogames for persuasion, instruction, and activism.

Games communicate differently than other media; they not only deliver messages, but also simulate experiences. Our games influence players to take action through gameplay. While often thought to be just a leisure activity, games can also become rhetorical tools.
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It's Official: Video Games Are Art

It's Official: Video Games Are Art | World Changing Games | Scoop.it
The National Endowment for the Arts says so, and is even putting funding where its mouth is. But hold up: it's probably too soon for indie game makers to pop the champagne corks, say members of the gaming community.
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