Tag: Educational games

Strategy Game 'Civilization V' To Conquer High Schools As 'CivilizationEDU'

Strategy game 'Civilization V' will soon have an educational version titled 'CivilizationEDU,' which will be released next year. The game will tap into its historical components to provide students with further learnings.

Video Games June 24, 2016

'Minecraft: Education Edition' Arrives In June With Free Early Access Program For Teachers

Microsoft is ready to roll out 'Minecraft: Education Edition' in May as a closed beta program and, later in June, as an early-access program. During the testing phase, teachers and students will get free access to the software, in exchange for feedback.

Apps/Software April 15, 2016

'Minecraft' Offers A New World For Chemistry Nerds And Students

The world allows users to fly through proteins and get an atom's-eye view of molecular life.

Video Games November 6, 2015

US Department Of Education Sees Future Of Education In Video Games

This month's Games for Learning summit in New York City, hosted by the U.S. Department of Education, looks to bring together gaming and education in a productive way.

Geek April 14, 2015

'90s Kids Rejoice! 'Zoombinis' Will Be Coming Back To A Tablet Near You

If you spent your days solving puzzles with these little blue guys, get excited. A Kickstarter just launched to bring this beloved '90s game back.

Geek February 19, 2015

Mobile devices and apps not very effective in educating U.S. kids

A recent study shows that as kids spend more time on mobile devices, their study habits suffer and they tend to learn less.

Life January 26, 2014

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