A lot of parents worry about whether their kids’ video game habits are harmful – especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But USA Today education writer Greg Toppo says gaming is a great way to learn and may be one way to improve America’s underperforming schools. His new book is The Game Believes in You…How Digital Play Can Make Our Kids Smarter.
Kids playing video games. Photo: sean dreilinger via Flickr.