Professor Leah Potter headshotLeah Potter is a writer and instructional designer at Electric Funstuff, an educational game studio located in New York City. She is one of the original developers of Mission US, a series of free, online video games about pivotal moments in U.S. history, produced in partnership with WNET and the American Social History Project (ASHP). From 2006 to 2014, Leah worked at ASHP, collaborating on several digital and professional development projects that support the teaching and learning of American history. She is also the co-creator of “Hats & Ladders,” a mobile app recently awarded the grand prize in the White House’s Reach Higher Career App Challenge.


Creating Digital History