Major Initiatives

GameDesk Studios

GameDesk Studios creates fun, interactive learning technologies that embed academic content and assessment to promote game-based learning and increase student engagement.


Educade is a revolutionary online portal that bridges traditional teaching methods with what engages youth today--the interactivity of apps, game-based learning and hands-on making.

PlayMaker School

GameDesk designed and launched PlayMaker, a next generation school that empowers students to create meaningful relationships with knowledge through playing, making, and discovery-based learning.

GameDesk Institute

GameDesk Institute is transforming the educational landscape and advancing learning technologies through research, professional development, at-risk outreach, and playful teaching tools.