Paul Dillenberger

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2011

    Oregon Trail: Minnesota inventors play the new Facebook game [VIDEO]

    The inventors answer the question, 'Is Oregon Trail on Facebook as good as the original?'‚ÄčThis week, Oregon Trail on Facebook went live. As we explained in our January cover story, it's been 40 years since three Minnesotans invented the most successful educational computer game of all time. Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2011

    Oregon Trail flashbacks: Comment of the day

    Our cover story jogged some memories.​This week's cover story on the early computer game Oregon Trail, and its creators, Don Rawitsch, Bill Heinemann, and Paul Dillenberger, has generated a lot of comments and link love. Autumn Banter was among them. "I am 33 years old and Oregon Trail is on ... More >>

  • News

    January 19, 2011

    Oregon Trail: How three Minnesotans forged its path

    It's one of the most popular educational games of all time

  • Books

    May 10, 2000

    Simple Division

    From metro-area classrooms to the state Legislature, "new new math" equals controversy