Games in Education

I have to admit I’m not a gamer and probably never will get into it in any big way. Having said this though I can’t deny that there is a lot to be said for considering how the principles underlying games and gaming can be positively harnessed in education.  The Literacy of Gaming: What Kids Learn From Playing, Fun and Games and Using games in the classroom  are just three reads that have influenced my thinking. Today via Twitter along came a link to this infographic titled How Video Games Are Changing Education, another reason to think more about using games in education.
Video Games and Education
Via: Online Colleges Guide

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