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E-simulations in the wild : interdisciplinary research, design and implementation

Barton, Karen and Maharg, Paul (2007) E-simulations in the wild : interdisciplinary research, design and implementation. In: The Society of Legal Scholars Annual Conference - Durham University, 2007-09-10 - 2007-09-13. (Unpublished)

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Nearly all early learning happens during play, and new technology has added video games to the list of ways children learn interaction and new concepts. Although video games are everywhere - on Web sites, in stores, streamed to the desktop, on television - they are absent from the classroom. Computer-based simulations, a form of computer games, have begun to appear, but they are not as wide-spread as email, discussion threads, and blogs.