Karl Kapp on Video Games TEDx Talk at TEDxNavesink
Often video games are considered to be a waste of time or a frivolous activity. However, there is another side to video games–they can help us in real life. Explore life lessons that can be gained from playing and reflecting upon video games to make our lives better.
The Games and Professional Simulations The Games and Professional Simulations (GAPS) Research Consortium is made up of researchers, educators, and tech developers who study, design, and build virtual internships and innovative assessment tools. GAPS is led by the Epistemic Games Group at the University of Wisconsin, and it includes members from Aalborg Universitet, the Institute for Intelligent Systems at the University of Memphis, the Massachusetts Audubon Society, the Open Universiteit Nederland, the University of Georgia, the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth, and the University of Pittsburgh.