Test Your Geographical Knowledge with this Geo Quiz

January 16, 2008

Do you know which nation’s borders are in both Asia and Africa? Can you count the number of U.S. state capitals west of Los Angeles? Which state is the only one to grow coffee commercially? If you know the answers … Continued

Teach Students US Geography with 50 States

January 8, 2008

When I first moved to Florida from Nebraska, I was amazed at how many people had no idea where Nebraska was. Look, I know the Cornhusker state isn’t a tourist hot spot, but I’d assumed people had at least a … Continued

Sharing History by Sharing Technology: Our Stories

December 31, 2007

With all the hubbub about the One Laptop per Child initiative, it’s nice to see how these little gadgets affect children’s lives. Our Stories lets you see children using their new laptops, and in the process, gives you a glimpse … Continued

Know Your World: The Traveler IQ Challenge

November 19, 2007

Want more proof that the best educational games are geography-based? Take the Traveler IQ Challenge, a game that rewards your knowledge of great cities and tourist traps. Traveler IQ Challenge is pretty much a single-player Geosense with better graphics. But … Continued