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Should We Be Playing Video Games In The Classroom?

The Sunday Times wonders if learning experiences that prioritize fun teach kids about the real world: "Do we want children to “barely notice” when they develop valuable skills? Not to learn that hard work plays a role in that acquisition? It’s important to realize early on that mastery often requires persevering through tedious, repetitive tasks and hard-to-grasp subject matter."

Posted on March 15, 2013, at 4:05 p.m. ET

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