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"Don't Bother Me Mom--I'm Learning!".

"Don't Bother Me Mom--I'm Learning!"

Marc Prensky

Paragon House

1925 Oakcrest Avenue, Suite 7, St. Paul, MN 5513-2619

1557788588 $19.95

"Don't Bother Me Mom--I'm Learning!" by Marc Prensky (founder and CEO of Games2train) is an fascinating study of how computer and video games may actually be beneficial to the children playing them. Providing readers with an unique approach to contemporary games and their content, "Don't Bother Me Mom--I'm Learning!" delves deeply into the education benefits of gaming in the form of calculated risk taking, strategy formulation and execution, as well as addressing complex moral and ethical decisions in the midst of gameplay which may actually help children. "Don't Bother Me Mom--I'm Learning!" is very strongly recommended to all parents for its engaging analysis of children seemingly addicted to computer and video based gaming.
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Date:May 1, 2006
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