The Games in Education Symposium takes place next week, Wednesday and Thursday, August 1st and 2nd, in Troy, New York. Hosted at the Esteves School of Education at the Sage Colleges, Games in Education includes such sessions as:
Thanks for this post. I have been looking for information about serious games, though more for training adults than general education.
Helpful insights for making multimedia training (including games) more effective for instruction can be found in Richard Mayer’s Multimedia Learning Theory. He has a published a number of books that describe it and its application.