Constance SteinkuehlerThe Obama administration is embracing the gamification movement in a big way.
Constance Steinkuehler has been hired as a senior policy analyst at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. Sounds like a typical government title, huh? Here's the catch: She studies video games.
Steinkuehler is tasked with finding ways to use games as educational tools, including ways in which games can teach Americans everything from eating right to balancing their budget (maybe she'd like to test that one on Congress for starters).Read More »from White House exploring benefits of gaming