Medill Newsmakers: Using video games and comics to educate (VIDEO)

Hey - look at what I built in Minecraft.

By John Rosin

In today’s age of technology, it can be easy to overlook the endless potential stored within video games. In this edition of Medill Newsmakers we explore how teachers are using video games and comic books to teach children math, history and science.

Photo at top: Minecraft is a game enjoyed by all ages. But it can also be used as an educational tool. (John Rosin/Medill)