Professional Development Benefits
Educator Vicky Neal talks about the teacher professional development benefits of Globaloria. In addition to new tech skills, educators learn to work together in a collaborative, adaptive, teaching community. They learn to facilitate students in self-learning. In game development, problems must be solved, not abandoned. The reality of multiple correct ways to achieve a goal becomes clear. Ongoing support from experts and the community provides a context for learning these skills, and modeling them.
(Greenbrier West High School, WV, Spring 2011)