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How do you make ‘serious games’ fun?

How do you make ‘serious games’ fun?

Professor Nam Sang, a professor at George Mason University, shared his thoughts on serious games via web media briefing on Wednesday. Professor Nam Sang has developed various serious games with the U.S. Department of Defense, the U.S. Army, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and the U.S. Office of Occupational Safety and Hygiene Management (OSHA).

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COVID-19, Online Learning, and Urban Playgrounds

COVID-19, Online Learning, and Urban Playgrounds

Since Professor Teresa Michals' class could not study the history of children’s literature in their usual classroom on campus this semester, students were encouraged to observe local playgrounds and write about the ideas of childhood implied by these spaces in relation to ideas of childhood in classic English-language children’s literature.

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