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Kids playing video games. Photo: sean dreilinger via Flickr.

Learning from Video Games

A lot of parents worry about whether their kids' video game habits are harmful - especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But writer Greg Toppo says gaming can be a great way to learn.

Recent Posts

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VOINOVICH, GEORGE V
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Rank: 185 (out of 638)

DEWINE, RICHARD MICHAEL
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Rank: 437 (out of 638)

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BOEHNER, JOHN A
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OXLEY, MICHAEL G
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Rank: 37 (out of 638)

BROWN, SHERROD
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JONES, STEPHANIE TUBBS
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HOBSON, DAVID LEE
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Rank: 113 (out of 638)

SAWYER, THOMAS
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Rank: 119 (out of 638)

REGULA, RALPH S
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Rank: 123 (out of 638)

NEY, ROBERT W
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Rank: 125 (out of 638)

KUCINICH, DENNIS J
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Rank: 134 (out of 638)

PRYCE, DEBORAH D
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HALL, TONY P
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CHABOT, STEVE
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KAPTUR, MARCY
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TURNER, MIKE
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American RadioWorks |
Kids playing video games. Photo: sean dreilinger via Flickr.

Learning from Video Games

A lot of parents worry about whether their kids' video game habits are harmful - especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But writer Greg Toppo says gaming can be a great way to learn.

Recent Posts

  • 06.17.15

    Teaching the Birds and the Bees

    For more than a century, Americans have been arguing about how to teach children about the birds and the bees in public schools. A new book argues that for all the fuss about sex education in America, students get precious little of it.
  • 06.11.15

    What can Japan teach us about teaching?

    Coming up this fall we'll be releasing a documentary about teacher preparation - how people learn to become teachers and how they get better once they're in the classroom. This week: how do Japanese teachers learn to improve on the job?
  • 06.02.15

    Million-Dollar Teacher

    When Nancie Atwell was growing up, she never thought she’d go to college, let alone become an award-winning teacher. But a few months ago, Atwell received a $1-million-dollar global prize for her decades of teaching English and literacy skills to elementary and middle schoolers.
  • 05.28.15

    Divestment on Campus

    Across the world, college students are urging their institutions to “divest” from fossil fuels. This week we ask: is the divestment movement working?