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Games for Learning blog

My last blog post , “Games OR learning”, asked whether digital games might be viewed by some teachers as distractions or intrusions into students’ learning time.

Date posted: 4 August 2016

Many of my friends who are parents, and especially those of teenage boys seem mystified or despairing about the amount of time their children spend in darkened rooms playing digital games.

Date posted: 4 August 2016

By Rachel Bolstad

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Date posted: 12 July 2016

Getting our heads back in the game

Date posted: 15 February 2016

Are you a "game-curious" teacher?

In October we convened our first games for learning project meet-and-greet with around a dozen game-curious primary, intermediate, and secondary teachers in Wellington.

Date posted: 4 November 2015

Meet the research team...

Welcome to the first update blog for NZCER's games for learning project. We're well into the scoping  phase of the project and here's what we've been working on:


Date posted: 7 September 2015