How to Make a Winning Play with Games
Friday, May 26
9:00 – 9:45 am
Dig-iT! Games CEO and founder, Suzi Wilczynski, is one of the nation’s leading experts in GBL. She has been published in major industry journals and is a highly regarded thought leader and contributor in numerous educational forums. Suzi has established Dig-iT! Games as a leader in social studies gaming, a pioneer in learning analytics for gaming and a major innovator in the GBL industry.
Suzi brings a background as a middle-school educator, extensive research on games as learning tools and over ten years’ experience in the industry to her game-based learning products. Her games have received over two-dozen awards and recognitions for excellence in game-based learning, including ISTE Best of Show and Common Sense Media’s ON for Learning award. Under Suzi’s leadership, Dig-iT! Games products incorporate age-appropriate content in multiple academic subjects into fun, interactive and engaging learning experiences. Built using National Standards, these interactive, cross-curricular games empower students with diverse learning styles to engage in active thinking and deeper learning as they build college and career readiness across Social Studies, STEAM and Language Arts content areas. Recognized by the education community as a leader in innovative learning, Dig-iT! Games brings meaningful game play to learning.