Matthew Farber, Ed.D. is an associate professor of educational technology at the University of Northern Colorado, where he co-directs the Gaming SEL Lab. Author of several books and papers, he studies how playing and making games can cultivate (or limit) social and emotional learning (SEL) skills, such as empathy, compassion, and ethics. Dr. Farber also writes for Edutopia (The George Lucas Education Foundation), has been invited to the White House, and has collaborated frequently with UNESCO and Games for Change. His latest book is Gaming SEL: Games as Transformational to Social and Emotional Learning. To learn more, please visit: http://matthewfarber.