This is your Brain on Games…

Two-fold value for this little picture: 1) Help us see the actual neurological benefits and liabilities of gaming; 2) Start a fun conversation with students – who wouldn’t want to start a debate about the rostral anterior cingulate cortex and amygdala?  There’s even graphic data showing differences between boys and girls.  Worth a look. [EF]

Video games have both positive and negative effects on the human brain. They can be used to educate through repetition and feedback, but they also have some less-positive side effects…

FULL ARTICLE: Infographic: The Neurology of Gaming – HOME – Edgalaxy: Where Education and Technology Meet

POST SOURCE: EdGalaxy.com

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