Project GetUp A Game For Fighting Childhood Obesity

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The question of whether science learning in games can effect real change in students everyday scientific understandings and behavior is still unanswered. Acknowledging the open question of how game learning can drive "real life" change, this project addresses one of the most concerning issues facing our country — a dramatic increase in childhood obesity and chronic disease - by providing an innovative technology-based solution to stimulate children's knowledge and skills for lifelong personal health management.