Workshop at ASTA Annual Fall Conference 2015

Betty Gee and Kelly Tran from the StoryTeach team will be leading a workshop, “Games to Teach Computer Science Concepts,” on Saturday, November 7th, at the Arizona Science Teachers Annual Fall Conference in Phoenix. The conference attracts hundreds of science teachers from around the state. Betty and Kelly will provide an overview of the games and […]

Analyzing Story in Existing STEM Games

One of the preliminary steps in our game design process was conducting an analysis of existing games intended to teach some aspect of computer science or another STEM topic. We started with a set of computer science-related games that we had identified for an earlier analysis (Harteveld et al., 2014) and added other games through an […]

Introducing our Project Blog

Welcome to “StoryTeach,” the tentative nickname we’ve given to this component of Gram’s House. Our project officially launched in September 2014, when we received our funding from the National Science Foundation. We hope to use this blog as a means of reporting on our activities, sharing our design work and research findings, and reflecting on […]