Kids as well as adults are encouraged to evaluate Anderson's classic story and its ending.
Is it possible that the story educates towareds racism?
Is there a way to "save" the story and to choose or invernt a different ending which will educate towards multicultural values?
Educate or incentivize developers to take risks to defy the stereotypes. Encourage games that actually show the ramifications of war instead of just the brutality. If female characters are included at all, they have tended to be portrayed in one of... more »
Make a game against teen violence without using violence. Contest going on $7000 prize. http://stoptdv.com/2014-life-love-game-design-challenge.htm
I would like to see more games like the one created by the Canadian War Museum called Over the Top. My students loved this game and I don't know of many other like it... http://www.warmuseum.ca/cwm/games/overtop/index_e.shtml
"Learn to Program with Minecraft Plugins" is a new book by Andy Hunt (pragprog.com/titles/ahmine) to try and engage avid Minecraft players and teach them the very basics of Java programming.
This hits couple of very necessary points (IMHO): the game environment is already... more »
Parents rarely notice early signs indicating their child is weak in math. However, a 2nd grade elementary school teacher spots them immediately. Here’s how. Give a 2nd grader two gummy bears. Then give him two more and ask „How many gummy bears do you have in your hand?“ A normal child will look up, think for a second, and say the answer... more »
Example of content could be a botanical plant symbol. You click on this and get educational content which could be multimedia about that particular plant and its health/healing properties. A Chinese Temple... more »
A school program for 3rd and 4th grade (in Hebrew and Arabic) which educates through interaction (among students from all over the world) towards tolerance.
The students are sharing their thoughts and feelings about social life in discussions, paintings, drama and so on while developing critical thinking, emotional inteligence and social skills.
Create opportunities for the player to express how they feel at any given time... more »