video games

Elementary Education

Perhaps We Need to Talk About High Fructose Apps for Kids

There are compelling arguments for the value of video games in learning and teaching. But what about apps, those ever-tappable…
Arts + Letters

There’s a Great Gatsby Video Game!?! English Class Just Got WAY Awesomer.

How did I not know that Nintendo made a Great Gatsby video game? I’m ashamed. I know video game have…

A Grand Sleight of Hand: The Illusion of the “Digital”

You know how a flip book creates the illusion of motion? That’s kind of what the entire Digital Age is…

Literacy, Video Games, and Straight Up Insight

This short video by one of the world’s finest literacy scholars will leave you asking yourself: why can’t teaching and learning…

Study: Video Games Aren’t THAT Bad, Actually

This is the kind of research every kid trying to convince his parents to let him play video games dreams about:…