Though the educational potential of video games is well known, games have been integrated into formal education with varying degrees of success. Often students, especially those who are gamers, find the more “educational” games to be unstimulating or designed poorly. Still, educators and researchers are trying to fit games that impart important lessons into traditional schooling. One of these is a game called Climate Change Narrative Game Education, or CHANGE.
CHANGE is a game intended for high school Marine Science courses, which covers the effects of human-driven climate change on everything from oceans to geology and different [...]