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Digital-Simulation Game on U.S. Slave Experience Sparks Debate - Education Week

An award-winning, publicly funded digital learning game that asks middle school students to assume the role of a black slave in 1800s America is prompting debate about when and how to employ the power of interactive technology to teach about painful eras of history. ...read more Education Week: Curriculum &…
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Reading Successfully

Preparing to Read: The readers’ background knowledge of the subject matter perhaps can be a significant factor in the determination. A readers’ idea of a subject may influence his understanding of it— thus it explains that how familiar the text, the easier readers can infer. However, with texts that readers…
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