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Whether exploring branching narrative structures, getting hands-on with physics, or practicing design concepts, games and game design hold immense potential for facilitating learning in youth today. However, there are not many places for educators and game industry professionals to connect on the best ways to bring these principles into the classroom. Foundry10, The International Game Developers Association, and Seattle Education Technology are partnering on an event designed to bring educators and game industry professionals from all around the greater Seattle…Find out more »
Sports, entertainment and science are coming together in a way never before seen in Seattle. Pacific Science Center, in partnership with NHL Seattle and Oak View Group, is launching a new lecture series – The Science of Sports & Entertainment. The series kicks off on Feb. 26 at 7 p.m. where experts will explore the design of the New Arena at Seattle Center and give guests an insider presentation on the scope, depth and true impact of this massive undertaking.…Find out more »
This is a gathering up to 20 external Visiting Educators (Microsoft, Tesla, Seattle City Light) as well as climate researchers to help educate our guests—in addition to the excellent climate science education we already provide—over the course of the weekend. In particular, we’re hosting a showing of a documentary featuring nuclear energy start-ups (such as TerraPower) and a panel discussion afterward.Find out more »
NOMINATIONS OPEN UNTIL FEB 8th! Nominate today: www.championawards.co The Champion Awards are back! Last year's unforgettable gala saw hundreds of professional women and allies coming together to nominate, vote for, award and celebrate the people that propel us forward. In today's polarized world of us vs. them, entrenchment and finger pointing, we believe it is more important than ever to recognize the companies, people and organizations who demonstrate behaviors we want to see more of. We want to shine the…Find out more »