There are several lessons one can learn from the way games function and there are various clues to improving the way to learn from games. We all know that children love games and certain formats involved in gaming, like levels, incentives, iteration can be adopted into the way we learn about school subjects.
This video from Escapist Magazine talks about how some elements of schooling can be modified based on gaming to vastly improve learning for the children. It talks about changing the grading system based on game levels and even bringing about the awareness in children that they are in charge of their own future. Some ideas like Alternate Reality Gaming (ARG) to enable continued learning even outside the classroom.
Watch how gaming can well be the Next Way to Learn!