This is the same experience I’ve had the past few weeks. So excited to be part of this community.
I’ve been learning about a world I had no idea existed or I totally just took it for granted. Either way, it’s important to realise that there is a huge community out there which some of our students are part of and that impacts everything they do in their lives. And seriously, if you think being a gamer is a bad thing, well, you might have to step back a little bit on your prejudices before you can actually understand what games are all about. I won’t claim that I have. I’m still taking my baby steps here, but extremely happy that I get why one would spend hours and hours playing a game. In fact, I’m fascinated by how quick they can think and act.
I just watched the video above shared by Vance in his slide presentation and Gee’s point is very simple. Schools make learning all about…
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