This is an interesting article that is well worth reading in the context of game design for learning. The Power of Creativity: How Game Design Changes the Way We Think – Brian Waniewski – Life – The Atlantic.
Game2Design: play, design, build. A very useful resource for learning about principles of good game design and the relationship between game design and teaching and learning.
Humans and Their Planet – One Big ‘Design Space’
“I never teach my pupils. I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.” ~ Albert Einstein