October 24, 2008
How Video Games Can Help in the Classroom, and in the WorldLINKED IN WITH...
Mary Flanagan, who studies how video games can be educational and produce social change
Ms. Flanagan, a professor of film and media studies, was recently named the first holder of the digital-humanities chair at Dartmouth College. She is part of a research group, the Games for Learning Institute, that has joined Microsoft Research to study the most efficient ways to use video games in teaching math and science to middle-school students. She is also