Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Quest to Learn - Institute of Play Schools

I first heard about the Quest to Learn school from Jane McGonigal. Ever since, I've been fascinated with the concept of school curriculum based on gaming. Fortunately, SLJ has an article this month written by one of the game designers at Quest to Learn. He explains in detail how the teachers and game developers go about designing lessons. It's eye-opening. Click the pic to read the article.

I only wish I could send my son to Quest to Learn! He would be so excited about going to school every day! If you're as fascinated by the concept as me - check out The Institute of Play and Quest to Learn for more information. What student wouldn't want to go to a school created by a group called The Institute of Play!!
Now, if someone would build one of these schools in my area...