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8th Annual Games in Education Symposium
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Wednesday, August 6 • 10:15am - 11:00am
MISSION US: Understanding History Through Interactive Gaming LIMITED

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MISSION US is a series of free online games developed by WNET to engage upper elementary and middle school students in American History. Since the debut of the first game in September 2010, hundreds of thousands of educators and students have explored the past through the eyes of young people living it. This session will orient teachers to the games and accompanying classroom materials.

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Amanda Granger

Producer, WNET Education
Amanda Granger is a producer at WNET Education.  She manages national outreach initiatives for PBS documentaries and creates educational content for PBS LearningMedia.  She has worked on shows such as The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross, The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama, NATURE, and American Graduate Day.   Before starting at WNET, she was a professional actress at the Tony Award-winning Children’s Theatre Company in... Read More →


Wednesday August 6, 2014 10:15am - 11:00am
Troy Room

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