Web worlds ‘useful’ for children

May 24, 2008

BBC reports on research into virtual worlds for children.

Virtual worlds can be valuable places where children rehearse what they will do in real life, reveals research.

They are also a “powerful and engaging” alternative to more passive pursuits such as watching TV, said the BBC-sponsored study.

Makes you think about how we can use virtual worlds in FE for learning.

Web worlds \'useful\' for children

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