Issue No.01 - January/February (2001 vol.3)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/5992.895323
Historically, useful adult survival skills have often been taught to children through games. In most societies through the ages, warfare and hunting games have been encouraged for boys, and childcare games have been encouraged for girls. Today, you might argue the gender bias of such games and maybe even their usefulness, but you can't ignore the power of games as educational tools.
Tarun Biswas, "Quantum Duck Hunt-A Computer Game", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.3, no. 1, pp. 84-C3, January/February 2001, doi:10.1109/5992.895323