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Wednesday, August 10

D&D Hones Students' Reasoning Skills

A recent article indicated that playing Dungeons & Dragons can help a child's grade point average:

...a recent five-year study by a Pennsylvania school board determined that students regularly engaged in chess classes showed a 17 percent improvement on school tests, compared with only about a 4.5 percent improvement for students who did other enrichment activities such as Dungeons & Dragons and creative writing. [MORE]

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posted by Michael Tresca at 8:20 AM


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