Student Spotlight: Daniel Padilla, aka, “The Mathlete”

School and year:

Second year at the College of Alameda. Accepted to several University of California schools, including UC Santa Barbara, to study mathematics for fall 2017.


Name your favorite video game(s):

“The Last of Us,” by Naughty Dog. I really love the story and the game play. It’s one of the only games I’ve ever finished that […]

By |April 25th, 2017|2017 Program, Student Interviews|0 Comments

Mission accomplished: Gameheads Boot Camp at EBIA Intersession

Last week, Gameheads offered game design training to 28 students at East Bay Innovation Academy as a part of their 2017 Intersession workshop series. Our middle school instructor, Hope Lehman, spent the week training students using Scratch and GameSalad to create culturally relevant video games, and we were thrilled with the entire experience.


During the week, […]

By |March 2nd, 2017|2017 Program, Gameheads: Middle School|2 Comments

Our 2017 Year is Well Underway

In 2016, we started the year off with 22 tech zealots, digital rebels and multimedia mavericks. This year, we are kicking off our Gameheads Classic 2017 program with 40 students, and we expect to add a few more in the coming weeks.


In short, Gameheads is growing.


Class of 2017 is a hungry bunch and, collectively, they […]

By |March 2nd, 2017|2017 Program|0 Comments