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Courting Kids - An Interview with Sandra Day O’Connor

MARCH 01, 2010

Sandra Day O'Connor spoke with NEA Today about why "another boring textbook" is not the answer to America's problems with civics education. Give the interview a read at the NEA website.

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Video games offer educators lessons in learning

FEBRUARY 22, 2010

ASU talked with frequent advocate of games-as-educational-tools professor James Gee about the Our Courts games, “situated learning” environments, and the future of games in education.

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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.

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