23 May '15, 3am

Great article on our comic books! Graphic Novel Draws Kids to #STEM Careers via @designnews #edtech #edchat

Comic books long have appealed to kids as a fun way to introduce reading and art without being overly didactic. Now a software engineer and project manager from Oklahoma thinks the medium can be used to get them interested in STEM careers. Paris Gamble -- himself, in his words, a “math and science geek” when he was growing up -- is in the middle of a Kickstarter campaign to fund the distribution of a comic book called, “David, Software Engineer.” The book tells the story of David and his friends as he goes from a teenager in school to becoming a software engineer, showing the path he takes and decisions he makes that lead him to a successful STEM career. Paris Gamble has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the distribution of a comic book called, “David, Software Engineer,” that can help lead kids into STEM careers. Click here for a larger version. (Source: Kickstarter...

Full article: http://www.designnews.com/author.asp?doc_id=277410&sectio...

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