Game-Based Learning: What it is, Why it Works, and Where it's Going

Deconstruct the fun in any good game, and it becomes clear that what makes it enjoyable is the built-in learning process.


To progress in a game is to learn; when we are actively engaged with a game, our minds are experiencing the pleasure of grappling with (and coming to understand) a new system. This is true whether the game is considered “entertainment”..(continue reading)