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Gaming in Education

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Sara Evans
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Learning With Video Games

Digital Learning Resources

"I’m calling for investments in educational technology that will help create. . . educational software that’s as compelling as the best video game."  - President Obama, 2011

Educators have long known that play is critical for children; now, it is recognized as an element in adult learning as well.  The potential of video games for learning is increasingly explored as the explosion of computer and video games continues. President Obama has called attention to the need to harness educational technology to enhance learning (see above.)