Navigation Links
Video-Games in the Classroom

MADISON - Tapping the potential of using video games in the classroom, in such varied fields as physics, Revolutionary War history and environmental engineering, is the aim of a new project being led by a University of Wisconsin-Madison researcher and his colleagues at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

The Education Arcade is an initiative that hopes to raise teacher awareness of......

Full article >>> Western InnTowner, 2424 University Ave. in Madison.

Squire and his MIT colleagues have developed a game called Supercharged!, an electromagnetic simulation game in which players navigate through magnetically charged mazes. The game requires students to understand how atomic particles work.

"You're entering a world of physics, where you have to think of what it's like to be a char......

Full article >>> r> Eric Klopfer, director of MIT's Teacher Education Program and an assistant professor of urban studies and planning, says he hopes the effort will help video games become a full-fledged part of classroom life.

"Gaming technologies have improved and diversified to engage a much wider range of interests and abilities," says Klopfer, who received his doctorate at UW-Madison. "Students are ......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Dennis Chaptman 01/19/04


Related biology technology :

1. Classroom projects translate into immediate workplace gains
2. Wisconsin Virtual School selects eClassroom to power its program
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:7/26/2017)... ... July 25, 2017 , ... In this ... understanding of the considerations needed for designing ideal guide RNAs and DNA oligo ... to create targeted double-strand breaks in genomic DNA has greatly simplified strategies for ...
(Date:7/26/2017)... , ... July 26, 2017 , ... ... Research Program at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), will be one of ... annual conference provides a platform for a multi-stakeholder discussion on the latest advancements ...
(Date:7/25/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... July 25, ... ... pleased to welcome Chuck Heinz as Executive Director of Strategic Planning. His ... the Benchworks team. , Chuck’s professional experience encompasses marketing and differentiation consulting, ...
(Date:7/24/2017)... ... July 24, 2017 , ... Each year, Inavero’s Best ... proven their superior service quality as rated by hiring professionals and job candidates. ... based on service quality ratings from their placed talent. , Fewer than 2% ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/11/2017)... BEACH GARDENS, Fla. , April 11, 2017 ... identity management and secure authentication solutions, today announced ... contract by Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) ... for IARPA,s Thor program. "Innovation has ... onset and IARPA,s Thor program will allow us ...
(Date:4/6/2017)... 6, 2017 Forecasts by Product ... Readers, by End-Use (Transportation & Logistics, Government & Public ... & Fossil Generation Facility, Nuclear Power), Industrial, Retail, Business ... Are you looking for a definitive report on ... ...
(Date:4/4/2017)... , April 4, 2017   EyeLock LLC ... announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office ... broadly covers the linking of an iris image with ... transaction) and represents the company,s 45 th issued ... patent is very timely given the multi-modal biometric capabilities ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):