Using Computer Games to Raise Global Issues | Nik Peachey

Computer games are increasingly making their way into the field of education these days and for good reason.
They are part of our students’ lives They can be deeply engaging to the point of addictionThey can be a creative genre of communication through narrativeSo in this post I’d like to introduce a few games that you can use with students as a springboard for discussion on what can be some difficult issues for teachers to address in the classroom.

The Coming Out Simulator
This is an interactive story type game that is played on a simulation of a phone screen. The students watch SMS…

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