Games news items

Our Courts launches Argument Wars and persuasive writing unit

FEBRUARY 02, 2010

The latest game from Our Courts lets players argue landmark Supreme Court cases.

Washington DC – February 2, 2010

Our Courts’ third interactive civics game, Argument Wars, is now available at Ourcourts.org. The website is the vision of retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, and the new game lets students debate landmark Supreme Court cases.  The fun and engaging game challenges students to critically examine arguments and exercise sound reasoning in order to win.

Games that Address Contemporary Social and Global Issues

FEBRUARY 01, 2010

An article by Barry Joseph talks about the rise of serious games, using Do I Have a Right? as a prime example.