I teach Science and Literature teacher in a small charter school working with grades 7-12 in a nature-based curriculum (for my part), but I have a secret love of the virtual worlds as well. In lurking at the ARG MOOC, in May, I had my mind blown by the ways in which games can enhance educational experiences and I am looking for the merging of the two, Natural and Virtual, to hook more students.
Education is no substitute for intelligence. That elusive quality is defined only in part by puzzle-solving ability. It is in the creation of new puzzles reflecting what your sense report that you round out the definition