The bureau's online game, titled "Don't Be a Puppet," is intended to counter recruitment of youths to radical extremist groups via the Internet.
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October 27, 2015
A group of 20 programmers made a trip to Washington to meet and network with leaders in Congress and the White House.
October 07, 2015
A new organization called Collective Shift aims to provide digital media-based learning opportunities in 70 communities by 2018.
July 24, 2015
First Sharknado, now this: An educational virtual-reality program about sharks is in development, although VR devices have been slow to market.
June 29, 2015
Although 3-D technology has been slow to catch on in schools, new apps and hardware on display at ISTE 2015 still captured educators' imaginations.
June 02, 2015
Digital learning games that use a mixed-reality element are up to five times more effective than traditional games in producing learning outcomes, a Carnegie Mellon study finds.
May 11, 2015
An Education Week Twitter chat explores how digital learning games are being used in the classroom.
May 06, 2015
Greg Toppo of USA Today, Richard Culatta of the U.S. education department, and Michael Levine of the Joan Ganz Cooney Center will talk digital learning games during a Ed Week Twitter chat Thursday evening.
April 17, 2015
Given time and space to innovate, librarians can be instrumental in engaging students in using programming tools, researchers said.