Infographic: The Power of Play

Teacher helping student working on a laptop

Pearson’s Research & Innovation Network continues to study the growing practice of including games into the learning environment. Below is an infographic that illustrates the benefits of games on teachers as well as children.

The power of play in the classroom

 

For more articles about the power of play and gaming here is a list of articles on the Research & Innovation website.

1. Finding the Right Level: Adaptivity in Learning Games

2. 3 (More) Tips for Measuring the Impact of Games

3. Visualizing Game Play

 

Pearson Labs website also has some good articles about gaming.

1.  What education can learn from gaming

2.  Video games to play in your classroom