Globaloria: Engaging Students in Flash Game Design to Enhance STEM Skills

July 25, 2011

I learned about an an innovative program that is engaging young people in Flash game design at the Games 4 Change conference in NY. We are very interested in this space because BrainPOP has launched a...

Games in the Classroom? That’s Right! Introducing … GameUp

June 26, 2011

Games? In the classroom? Seriously? Yes. For students, games are where it’s at. We are beyond excited to share our newest development, GameUp™ As teachers, we know that games  – good games -...

Games 4 Change Festival 2011

June 15, 2011

We're gearing up for the Games for Change Festival coming up on in NYC on June 20 - 22. This is an event we're big fans of and have been attending for years! Games for Change is the leading global ...

Meaningful Fun: Why Video Games Should be Used in the Classroom (Part 1 of 3)

June 13, 2011

Video games get a bad rap.  Parents ban their children from ever playing them, social critics bemoan them for their violence, and teachers view them as brain-killing devices par excellence. And yet, ...

Augmented Reality Meets Education

June 9, 2011

Categories: Apps Gaming News
  Augmented Reality has tremendous potential in the educational world. PBS Kids partnered with AR development company Ogmento to create the game Hatchling Party.  "Every new technology is an o...