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California Embraces Open Source Digital Textbooks
The most populous state is the first to take on this complicated initiative.
Top Issue-Oriented Computer Simulations
Check out these serious games to see what the buzz is all about.
Playing Civic-Minded Simulations May Encourage Social Action
Recent studies explore whether serious games affect teens when they're offline.
Serious Tips for Using Serious Games in Class
Experts on issue-oriented computer simulations offer advice on how to do it right.
Computer Games Explore Social Issues
The fluid, interactive nature of simulations makes them ideal for tackling complex subjects.
How to Make the Most of Virtual Field Trips
Teachers share their secrets for making virtual excursions worth the journey.
Internet Explorers: Virtual Field Trips Are More Than Just Money Savers
These online adventures emphasize student participation and standards-based curriculum.