Carly Kocurek teaches game studies, media studies, and related topics at the Illinois Institute of Technology and researches the history of video games. She is also a regional director for the Learning Games Initiative.
She is currently working with a team on Choice: Texas, an interactive fiction game addressing abortion access in Texas.
Choice: Texas is an interactive fiction game about abortion access in Texas. Working on it has me considering what it means for a game to be "serious" both as a designer and a player.
[Blog - 08/13/2013 - 12:00]
I 've had students complete ...
I 've had students complete a research scavenger hunt in class -- I put them in small groups and give everyone a list of questions and task them with finding answers to those questions using credible sources. The first group to get all the answers usually gets a small prize ...