- The mission to reform traditional education, promote innovative thinking, and prepare students for the globalized, high-tech economies of the future is expanding into virtual worlds.
Someday, the curriculum for physics, history, engineering, or management classes could be delivered through computerized simulations, an idea that some members of the video game
where students take on the role of Sarbonian aliens trying to master the economics of survival.
This class and efforts like it create educational games for the classr......Full article >>>
r matter entirely.
Contemporary digital learning
Steve Sanders, director of the instructional media and technology team at the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
, said he supports the goals behind researchers like Gee and Squire, but simply making computers and Internet connections available to schools in the state has been a mo......Full article >>>
arket, including after-school programs, summer school, and parent buying, could drive commercial demand for successful virtual tools, Squire added. Another possibility would be a distributed learning, online game-based experience targeted toward advanced placement students with credit opportunities designed by standardized testing companies.
If they can get you playing a game for, say, 50......Full article >>>
Source:wistechnology.com By Chris Fleissner 11/14/06Related biology technology :1
. Detect Released Oligosaccharides Using the Eagle Eye II
Still Video Imaging System2
. Video game technology could improve physician-patient interactions3
. Video games promoted as effective health-care training4
. BxVideo designs Web hosting service for Sonic Foundry media presentations5
. Video-Games in the Classroom6
. Video Conferencing for the Masses7
. The Learning Game - Researchers Study Video Gaming Principles that Apply to Education8
. TechnoJungle to highlight learning, innovation9
. Gaming conference explores interactive media in learning10
. Augmented reality brings a new dimension to learning11
. PDAs add new dimension to distance learning