Category Archives: The Biosphere

Serious Games on Squidoo

To make tracking the latest news on serious games easier I’ve set up a Squidoo Lens on Serious Games to consolidate feeds from several blogs and organize a few links […]

Educators Explore Second Life Online

CNN reports in Educators Explore Second Life Online today that “A growing number of educators are getting caught up in the wave [of Second Life]. More than 60 schools and […]

Scientists Say Games Not Playing Around

As reported by CNN this morning The Federation of American Scientists (FAS) and the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) have released a comprehensive report based on the Summit on Educational Games. […]

21st Century Learning

eSchool News has published an excellent resource called 21st Century Learning that offers both new stories and reprints of ones that are still relevant. When you dig in to it […]

BBC: Videogames Have Role in School

This morning the BBC reports that: “Video games could have a serious role to play in the classroom, a survey of teachers and students suggests. The Teaching with Games report […]

When One Life Isn’t Enough

Though I’ve blogged on Second Life several times the education-oriented facets of this growing virtual world keep hitting my radar. The Second Life Community Education website is a good starting […]

Ahead of the Game

This Serious Games Source feature article Ahead of the Game? Games in Education by Alan Carpenter and Helen Windsor of 3T Productions focuses on the use of their Sonica Spanish […]