Articles: Stories

  • Wanna play a game?

    This article tells the story of the first uses of games at a school in Virginia, US. Games were initially used as an after school activity, and then the level of interest led some of the teachers in the school to integrate the use of games into the...

  • Quest to Learn

    This is a very interesting "story". It goes beyond educational uses of games in specific contexts to the uses of the principles underlying games to actually define the educational context. The Quest to Learn school in New York City was designed by a...

  • Imaginative Interaction with Internet Games

    In this article, the author describes research that she did into children´s use of Internet games, in order to better understand how her students experienced the games, in order to be able to teach them...

  • University level students creating and testing serious games in schools

    At the University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Education students of Computer Science teacher education in their 4th year of studies in groups design serious learning games on the chosen topic from the field of Computer Science. This year students...