GDC Vault is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC
This is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.
|Session Name:||Designing Educational Games: Not Just Child's Play|
|Speaker(s):||Matt Mayer, Nancy Lu|
|Company Name(s):||Director, Co-Founder|
|Track / Format:||Smartphone & Tablet Games Summit|
|Overview:||Kids love games, particularly on phones and tablets. School subjects like Math and Science: not so much. As game designers, how can we focus kids' appetite for touch-based games into an educational direction? Nancy Lu from Piiig Inc. and Matt Mayer from ReignDesign share their experiences and best practices of developing apps which teach kids about scientific concepts, and how to keep your audience - of kids, and their parents, enthused.|