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Your students have a role to play in their own learning. 

Reacting to the Past is an award-winning pedagogy for engaged learning based on role-playing games. Through immersive role-playing students are able to experience history in a way that transcends traditional classroom learning.


Over 90 Reacting Games across discipline, place, and era, you'll find something for your curriculum


Professional development workshops and conferences prepare you to use and adapt the pedagogy


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