Xbox Kinect & Special Education
If you're not familiar with the Xbox Kinect, you need to learn about it!
After introducing the Kinect to Jackson School during 2012, my once rarely used console was revitalised in a wonderful educational context. Students literally jumped at the opportunity to engage with the games I brought in and it was the new hot topic around the school, along with the numerous iPads that had been deployed.
Enter Happy Action Theater.
After perusing Xbox Live Arcade one Saturday night, I found a game that at first looked no more than a little bit of fun for my students. How wrong I was. After a few days of trialling it with students, I got in contact with the guys & gals at Double Fine and well... have a read on the stories to the right.