Translations between worlds

“We have good game designers who rarely communicate with academics and content people — and then we have academics and content people who try to make their own games….We need to begin to get teams of people — game designers, content people, assessment people, learning people — who can [speak the] same language…we need games that are going to begin to get on the same page about how design works for content…to see games as part of larger learning systems.” ~ James Paul Gee. Excerpt from Newsmaker: James Gee on Why the Power of Games to Teach Remains Unrealized By Lee Banville – Feb 10, 2014