Computer program is always considered as accessibility. In the cyber world, kids have a better opportunity to learn new skills and knowledge. The Fear & Anxiety Disorders Clinic at the University of Florida developed a PC simulating game withAtlanta in order to resolve for kids at 8-12 years old who are confronting socially awkward problem.
They have got 5 million dollars of sponsor for the program and they decided to have a survey around 12 weeks from this summer.
This program will create a fictitious campus, a classroom and teachers. Kids will play a role of student dealing with all things happen in this world. There will be 6 different level e.g. borrow books from NPC, or answer questions. The program will also simulate school violence, ragged by senior for money and food. The aim of this project is to help kids to overcome the fear for social communication and improve their confident. Research workers said that if they did great job on the first step, more scenes will be developed and all data will be sent to clinician as references. This game is way different to another socialized game and it will help kids face and enter to the society.