Aug 15, 2011

Games for Learning: Why Games Are Effective Educational Tools
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Written by : Tom George| 0 | Education

Via Scoop.itThe iPad Classroom

By Adam Coccari   I am a 4th and 6th grade teacher that has been utilizing games in my lessons and tutoring sessions for a few years now.

If I had suggested just five years ago that video games could play a major part in classroom education, the majority of teachers and school administrators would have laughed at me.

Now, there seems to be somewhat of a sea change happening in this field. Educators are starting to believe what many researchers and advocates have long known:

Video games can be excellent teaching tools and an effective way for students to learn.
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