Small World is one of the best of all gateway games. Worth playing, in other worlds, to start to get a sense of the contemporary board game hobby, even if you never use it as a tool of game-based learning.
Games Discussed in this Episode:
Vinci - you can find a copy of this for about $40 on eBay.
1960: The Making of the President - recently republished by GMT Games.
Cover art from: https://boardgamegeek.com/image/428843/small-world?size=original