Wednesday, February 06, 2008

LeapFrog Announces Web Connected Learning Handhelds

Wow! They are aimed at 4-8 year olds.

Excerpt from Gamasutra:

Technology-based learning company LeapFrog has announced two new web-connected video game systems for kids' educational needs: The Leapster2 Learning Game System and the Didj Custom Gaming System.

The Leapster2 Learning Game System allows online gameplay with learning-based activities and rewards aimed to allow parents to see what their child is learning. The Didj Custom Gaming System connects gameplay with schoolwork online, allowing grade-schoolers to customize the game with spelling lists, math problems and more.

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