Adam Davis on GenCon.TV Discussing Educational Games!

I was invited to join Marian McBrine, Megan Culver, and Cyra Benedict on GenCon’s Twitch stream, moderated by Lauren Bond, to discuss the educational use of games.  We discussed academic outcomes, how games can support math, literacy, and geography education, as well as how games can support the development of social skills and other 21st […]

RPGs as a Tool for Growth: Emerald City Comicon 2019 Panel

Last weekend at Emerald City Comicon we presented two panels.  In the panel on Friday, titled Future Possible, we spoke about how RPGs like Dungeons and Dragons have the power to make the world a better place.  Ethan Schoonover joined Adam Davis and Adam Johns on the panel. Our second panel, Dungeons, Dragons, and Social […]

Release the Minions: Introducing RPGs to Youth | PAX Unplugged 2018 Panel

At PAX Unplugged this year, we presented an updated version of our panel Release the Minions: Introducing RPG to Youth, with Ethan Schoonover.  We shared how to choose a game, introduce the game, and modify the game.  Enjoy!   Panel Description: We love RPGs and we love sharing our passion with others, but what do […]

Roll for Healing: Therapeutic Game Master Round Table | PAX Unplugged 2018 Panel

This year at PAX Unplugged, Game to Grow presented a panel called Roll for Healing: Therapeutic Game Master Round Table.  We presented a similar panel at PAX West 2018 though this panel features some additional panelists who are using role-playing games like Dungeons and Dragons in other parts of the country.  Enjoy!     Panel […]

Therapeutic Dungeon Masters Discuss Intentional D&D at PAX West [Panel at PAX West]

At PAX West this year we invited several other “therapeutic game masters,” those who use Dungeons and Dragons or other role-playing game in some form of therapeutic practice, to participate in a round-table discussion about their work.  Panelists included Game to Grow founders Adam Davis and Adam Johns, Megan Connell, and Raffael “Doctor B” Boccamazzo. […]

Playing Dungeons and Dragons and other Role-Playing Games with Kids [ Panel at PAX West]

One of our panels at this year’s PAX West convention was about playing role-playing games, including Dungeons and Dragons, with kids.  We were joined on this panel by Ethan “Mr. E.” Schoonover, who runs a D&D after school program at Lake Washington Girls Middle School While on the panel, we discuss several important topics when […]