A video game that teaches you how to code: The latest Fig. 1 video
Can video games be an effective teaching tool in the classroom? UC San Diego computer scientist Sarah Guthals believes they can be. With her startup ThoughtSTEM, she’s working with teachers to bring computer science into the K-12 curriculum.
This presentation is the latest in the Fig. 1 video series, created by UCOP Communications’ multimedia team in collaboration with Discovery Channel’s digital platforms. Each video features a UC researcher in science, technology, art or humanities explaining their work through engaging interviews and lively animation. Subscribe to be sure you don’t miss any episodes in this fascinating series.