Check this out: http://sifteo.com/
Some interesting new technology coming up, offering new ways for kids to play and learn.
They're just blocks with a little screen, but they offer amazing possibilities. Because I'm still interested in video games (and game design), I think it's a cool, new way to think of how to make games. Check out the videos!
Also, here are some thumbnails I made during a boring lecture (some of them Bioshock 2 inspired).