It is great when games developer gets involved in education and we are not talking about lessons in gaming here because Steam have come up with an interesting idea that they call, Teach with Portals! The idea to make physics, science and maths enjoyable, which of course it would with Portal leading the way, Cave Johnson would be pleased.
Here is the background on what is happening on with Teach with Portals scheme in schools;
When we heard the buzz surrounding the new role video games are playing in education, we had to throw our hat in the ring. Today, innovative educators are finding ways to incorporate Portal™ and Portal 2 into their classrooms—helping teach physics and critical-thinking skills. It’s eye-opening to see how video games can be used in amazing and unexpected ways to help educate our next generation.