Playfulness in Learning

It’s been an interesting few weeks. For three weeks we dug deep into the happenings of Gamergate and the neuroscience behind how our brains work at learning video games, we had a week off for spring break, and then for two weeks we delved into the aspect of educators as designers. I continue to be…

Can a board game teach us about sexism?

This cycle I’m choosing to critique: Using Experiential Learning to Increase the Recognition of Everyday Sexism as Harmful: The WAGES Intervention by Cundiff et al. published in 2014 in the Journal of Social Issues. I chose this study for a few reasons. First, it is using a board game as one of the means of…