Studies on gaming's effects on the brain could shed new light on educational gaming and how today's students learn

gaming-brain-educationAs video games continue to permeate our culture, students are increasingly interested in using video games for learning. This interest has prompted universities and neurologists to explore what the popularity of gaming and how gaming as a whole affects the brain, as well as how today's student learn.

According to a paper by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), games, when developed correctly and used appropriately, can engage players in learning that is specifically...

Subscribe to Read More

Are You an Educator?

Get Free online access to all our
news and resources and get
eCampus News Today email newsletter