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Tuesday, August 6 • 10:15am - 11:00am
Using Commercially Successful Video Games to Enhance Learning LIMITED

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Video games in the classroom are not useful unless they can actually enhance and augment the curriculum, but the good news is, even commercially successful games can! We will look at how regular video games improve the everyday classroom and enable your students to experience things that just would not be possible without them. A variety of games and apps will be explored within the classroom context. In addition, we will discuss practical suggestions for implementing games effectively in the classroom. (Lisa taught for ten years in grades K-8 and is a firm believer in the power of video games for learning.)


Lisa Castaneda

Founder of a non-profit educational foundation in SeattleLisa was a teacher for ten years in grades K-8.  She has a Masters degree in Education and a Bachelors degree in Psychology.  She has been a strong advocate for gaming in the classroom and was recently asked to head a non-profit... Read More →

Tuesday August 6, 2013 10:15am - 11:00am EDT
Room 206

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