Games Now Sesame Approved

News reaches us (via The Cut Scene) that the Joan Ganz Clooney Center at Sesame Workshop think that games can be positive for kids. Obviously, we’ve always thought this to be the case (at least in some games — other games are just about killing zombies).

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According to the report, active gaming (as found now on the Wii and sometime in the future on other consoles) is good since it encourages kids to move around. Also, games can be good for learning content, such as science, history and vocabulary. Vocabulary, eh? Hmm…

You can read the full report here (PDF file).