Connections: Can games be effective tools for learning and education?
Can games be effective tools for learning and education? Think of board games like Monopoly, card games that teach math or vocabulary, and video games, which are popping up in classrooms across the country.
Our guests share their insight on educational games, examples of what works (or doesn't), and if more games should be incorporated into classrooms. In studio:
- Alex White, managing partner of Boldo's Armory
- Rabbi Owen Gottlieb, assistant professor of interactive games and media at RIT
- Jennifer Hinton, assistant director of the RIT MAGIC Center
- Victoria Van Voorhis, CEO of Second Avenue Learning