Video Games in School?

Why yes, if this report has anything to say about it. Apparently, 59% of teachers would consider using video games in school while 62% of students wanted games in school. They surveyed 1,000 teachers and 2,300 students.

The Teaching with Games report was commissioned by games giant Electronic Arts (EA) and carried out by FutureLab.

Jules Clarkson, international marketing director at Electronic Arts, said: “EA has recognised for a long time the potential for computer games to stimulate teachers and students.

“We now have the evidence.”

Can you say du huh, I knew that you could. I didn’t see anything where they actually tested to see if they were useful, etc, this sounds like it was just a survey, and any survey can go your way depending on how you ask the questions.