Games & Learning Reading List

A reading list grouped by theme, compiled by games-and-learning thought leaders

The reading list is intended as a periodically updated resource to give readers interested in games, learning, game design and digital kids a comprehensive introduction to this fast-growing interdisciplinary field. This list was compiled by thought leaders such as Sasha Barab, Drew Davidson, Tracy Fullerton, James Paul Gee, Henry Jenkins, Eric Klopfer, Scot Osterweil, David Shaffer, Kurt Squire, and Constance Steinkuhler.

Reading list themes include The Young and the Digital, Games and Learning Frameworks, Games and Learning Outcomes, Game Design, Games and Assessment, Simulations, and Learning Futures. The list currently references over 60 resources, and it is updated periodically to include recent work and thinking in the field.

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