The Future is Now:
Games as Assessment
Peter Stidwill, Executive Producer, FableVision Studios. As FableVision’s Executive Producer, Peter leads the company’s effort to manage multiple animations, games, websites, videos, and museum exhibits simultaneously. He oversees the staffing of the creative studio, ensuring that teams are set up to meet the varied needs of all projects and clients. Peter joined us from the Learning Games Network where he produced Xenos Isle, an advanced multiplayer language learning game; Quandary, an award-winning ethical-thinking game; Playful Learning, a national initiative to catalyze the use of game-based learning in schools; and the return of Zoombinis, a classic and much-loved puzzle game. Peter previously worked at the UK Parliament where he produced the award-winning civics games MP For A Week and MyUK, and at the BBC on a range of formal and informal education projects including the Digital Curriculum (BBC Jam) and BBC Science and Nature Online. Peter holds a B.A. and M.Eng. from Cambridge University (UK) where he specialized in digital learning.