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Jane McGonigal: Gaming can make a better world | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Games like World of Warcraft give players the means to save worlds, and incentive to learn the habits of heroes. What if we could harness this gamer power to solve real-world problems? Jane McGonigal says we can, and explains how.
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Educational Games Help Prepare Your Kid’s Future | Early Education

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Vanished Helps Kids Save the Future with Science - Wired News

Vanished Helps Kids Save the Future with Science - Wired News | A Game for a Change | Scoop.it
Vanished Helps Kids Save the Future with ScienceWired NewsAnd yet, saving Earth from a fictional future disaster was a vehicle for the game's educational goals; players learned critical scientific skills, were inspired to pursue science on their own,...
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How Video Games Are Changing Education

How Video Games are Changing Education - a really interesting infographic

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Games for Change | Games for Change is the leading global advocate for supporting and making games for social impact.

Games for Change | Games for Change is the leading global advocate for supporting and making games for social impact. | A Game for a Change | Scoop.it

Founded in 2004, Games for Change facilitates the creation and distribution of social impact games that serve as critical tools in humanitarian and educational efforts.

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Montessorium joins Zynga accelerator for educational games - Silicon Prairie News

Montessorium joins Zynga accelerator for educational games - Silicon Prairie News | A Game for a Change | Scoop.it
Montessorium joins Zynga accelerator for educational games Silicon Prairie News SIOUX FALLS, S.D.— Montessorium, an educational game app that uses the principles of Montessori teaching, has been around for more than four years, but this month, the...
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Would be nice to see Zynga and other leading companies more directly engaged in concept of educational games, bringing in a lot of experience.

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Assessment and Education with Mind Games

Games, memory games, brain teasers, brain games, math games, math, education, family, children, learning, numbersBecause mind games draw upon regions of the...
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News: Sex education PC game Privates wins a BAFTA

News: Sex education PC game Privates wins a BAFTA | A Game for a Change | Scoop.it

Privates is a twin-stick shooter that was made for Channel 4 in the UK. And it's free. Eurogamer previewed Privates back in August.

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Reality Bytes: Eight Myths About Video Games Debunked | Games for Change

Reality Bytes: Eight Myths About Video Games Debunked | Games for Change | A Game for a Change | Scoop.it
A large gap exists between the public's perception of video games and what the research actually shows. The following is an attempt to separate fact from fiction.
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Children Simply Love Video Game Education

Children Simply Love Video Game Education | A Game for a Change | Scoop.it
Video game education is known as the fun way of educating your child in the modern age. The whole point of it is to teach your child with the help of a video activity. The goal is for the child to enjoy what he is doing, but still ...
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