Once reserved for fun, diversions become teaching tools

In this class, fantasy football leads to real learning

Bookcliff Middle School math teacher Ron Elliott tells Marissa Untalan and Helen Yeager, that one of thier players in the Fantacy football league was on injured reserve last week. He uses the game to teach math.



Math teaching FB 10-22-8

Bookcliff Middle School math teacher Ron Elliott tells Marissa Untalan and Helen Yeager, that one of thier players in the Fantacy football league was on injured reserve last week. He uses the game to teach math.

Playing video games or listening to headphones in class might have earned a student a trip to the principal’s office in years past. Now, things once thought of as toys or distractions…




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