Building 21st Century Skills with Digital Games – Wondering why so many classrooms are gaming rather than studying? Games are not only fun, but they support the development of 21st century skills – skills that are important to build today and into tomorrow.
Over 50 studies show that students using digital games outperform students who don’t. And teachers have reported that students who play together showed improvements in social skills over students who play alone. It’s the reason why the games we developed in SMART lab support communication, communication, creativity and critical thinking skills.
Don’t just take our word on the power of digital games in the classroom, take a look at the Building 21st Century Skills with Digital Games Infographic and see for yourself the positive impact games have on student outcomes.