What’s Next: Playtime Online June Hangouts

Check out this month’s Google Hangout happenings!

Wandering Monsters: Games and Art in the Institutional Wilderness
Wednesday, June 5, 4-5pm ET
If games and art are the answer, then what’s the question? Connect with a group of distinguished artists and game designers as they discuss two intersecting contemporary worlds of creative production: the world of art and the world of games. Find out what game designers can learn from artists and how the two seemingly disparate fields inform and influence one another. Learn more!

Office Hours
Thursday, June 6, 12-1PM ET
Are you working on a project at the intersection of games and learning? Here is your chance to check in with the experts for advice, feedback, or a sounding board for your ideas! Tune in for tips and tricks from the expert panel, or walk-in and join the panel for a conversation by submitting your question, project, or perspective to the moderator. Whether you’re looking for information or inspiration, Office Hours might be just the place for you to find what you need to move your project forward. Learn more!

Story-sourcing: Illustrations of Minecraft as a Classroom Learning Tool
Wednesday, June 19, 12-1PM ET
Stories needed! In the ultimate sandbox share-off, members from Institute of Play’s Mission Lab want to know how you use Minecraft in the classroom. Parents, teachers, administrators, and students all are invited to send a note to the Community Manager for a chance to share their Minecraft method or story live on Playtime Online.

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