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No One Left Behind unites game development and education

New initiative will let students create and programme games exploring curriculum subjects

By Matthew Handrahan

Birmingham City University to invest £10m in STEM education

Imminent skills shortage will be addressed with new facilities

By Matthew Handrahan

Autodesk makes its software free for schools

Educators and students now have free access to key game development tools

By Matthew Handrahan

deltaDNA releases free, unlimited academic licence

Abertay University first to sign up for analytics tool

By Dan Pearson

Full Sail restructuring but game course safe

"There are no plans to suspend any of our degree programs"

By Rachel Weber

Work-for-hire is not an admission of failure

Pastagames' pragmatic approach lets dev make passion projects without needing them to be hits, says Pix the Cat designer

By Brendan Sinclair

ESA Foundation grants $90,000 to women and minority students

The scholarships will help them pursue video game-related college degrees

By James Brightman

Osmo raises $12 million for educational games platform

Innovative product will be stocked by Apple retail stores, used in more than 2,000 schools

By Matthew Handrahan

Robin Hunicke joins UC Santa Cruz faculty

Thatgamecompany veteran joins university as Associate Professor of Art & Game Design

By Steve Peterson

AIAS doles out 2014 scholarships

Foundation names recipients for this year's Randy Pausch and Mark Beaumont Scholarships

By Brendan Sinclair

BAFTA Young Game Designers gets a reboot

"We're now able to reach more young people, from a wider age group, than ever before"

By Rachel Weber

UK devs establish Next Gen Skills Academy

New £6.5 million initiative will teach relevant skills to a new generation of industry talent

By Matthew Handrahan

Oculus co-founder donates $31 million to University of Maryland

Brendan Iribe gives back to his old school, will have new computer science building named after him

By Brendan Sinclair

Video game degrees in the US increase by 50% in five years

Latest figures reveal that there are now 390 colleges and universities in North America offering courses in video game design

By Robin Valentine

SETI Institute to host game jam

Entries must be themed around the search for intelligent alien life and feature real scientific data

By Robin Valentine

Valve grows support for iD Tech camps

"The support Valve has provided over the years is a tremendous value"

By Rachel Weber

God of War devs leading UCLA course

Marianne Krawczyk and Whitney Wade sharing their skills in September

By Rachel Weber

Dare to be Digital 2014 launches

"Dare to be Digital is a central part of the UK's seeding programme"

By Rachel Weber

SOE GIRL Scholarship winner announced

Erin Loelius is latest student to win internship through the programme

By Rachel Weber

TIGA and UCL partner for new professional course

The Games Quarter offers "diverse and holistic approach" to development for industry

By Rachel Weber

Aardman and Nominet launch "kiddy-coder" contest

Combines Scratch coding platform with Shaun the Sheep

By Rachel Weber

Tracy Fullerton to direct USC games program

Fullerton, who's been on the faculty at USC since 1999, will now act as the first ever director of the USC Games program

By James Brightman

SuperAwesome launches Future8 Awards

Partners with The Guardian for competition aimed at young people

By Rachel Weber

CodeClub: 30,000 kids and counting

MD Laura Kirsop on her mission to teach CSS, HTML and Python to 9-11 year olds

By Dan Pearson

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