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Gaming Education Reform: Put Down Your Pencils And Play
Michael H. Levine
Executive Director, the Joan Ganz Cooney Center
The popularity and increasing innovation of video game play is providing a new and surprisingly fresh framework for policy discussions about education reform.
Video Games Aren't So Bad After All
Sr. Vice President, DraftKings
Next time you're tempted to lecture your kids about wasting too much time on video games, first check out which games they're playing -- it turns out they may actually be learning important life lessons.
Playing Games At Work: A Look At 5 Video Games With Corporate Settings
Marketer and Product Developer
Yes, on paper, office work doesn't
as exciting as shooting zombies, but in practice, the following five games with corporate settings still prove that there's plenty of fun to be had by playing games at work.
Can Violent Games Promote Peace?
Journalist, writer, speaker and consultant for social entrepre...
Through role-playing games, you take on someone else's point of view and evaluate every key decision through that person's eyes. That's the very definition of empathy.
Serious Gaming: Improving The World, One Power-Up At A Time
Digital Producer @ PBS | Documentary Filmmaker
"Gamification" in the real world is not new. Countless aspects of our society -- from tax incentives to local elections -- can be explained in terms of game mechanics.
Does Obama Play Video Games?
Suzanne Seggerman is Co-founder and former President of G4C, a...
Games let players interact with a story, rather than passively consume it. This keeps them engaged.
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