Category: Play2Twelve

Posts about teaching through games.

This Year’s NYCC 2011

Like talking to teenagers about sex, not enough conversation happens between elementary/middle school students and their adult counterparts (teachers and parents) about video games. If the questions are asked the responses are finite “Nos.” (I don’t think I need to…

NYCC/NYAF 2010: Heroing Up

Conversations about this year’s combined New York Comic Con (NYCC) and New York Anime Festival (NYAF) would not be complete without mention of Marvel’s Superhero Squad – cute cherubic depictions of existing Marvel characters with oversized hands and feet and…

PS40-something

I’ve been calling it my “succumbing to mid-life crisis” purchase (in addition to the electric guitar). For my birthday this year I bought myself a Playstation 3 (or as the young people refer to it – a PS3). I convinced…

Whee Wee Wii!

When someone gives you something regardless of whether it falls short of your expectations or not, it does not change the fact that it is a gift and you should smile and say, “Thank You.” So, I want to say,…