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Differentiating Video Games
Video games create a huge opportunity to learn new skills. Some of the skills will be extremely useful in life and/or during exams while, a few skills might only deliver value in a hypothetical zombie apocalypse.

Since the range of skills can be broad I wonder if parents will find it easy to differentiate between educational and recreational video games. Minecraft Education Edition is a title that cannot be mistaken. However, Sandbox Universe might be mistaken as a recreational video game.


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