Tag: Esports


3 simple things you can do to start an esports program

August 25, 2022

Via: eSchool News

Esports is a hot topic in higher education, from recruiting esports athletes, to helping to prepare the future workforce for a multitude of jobs in this more than $1 billion industry. Esports has pretty much exploded on college campuses in […]


How Georgia State engages students in every part of esports

June 24, 2022

Via: eCampus News

Universities and gaming have always had an uneasy, if not outright adversarial, relationship. Many of the early PC gamers got their start at colleges and universities because universities were one of the earliest adopters of the internet and many people’s […]

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

How to engage at-risk students through esports

August 18, 2021

Via: eSchool News

It is well documented that extracurricular activities boost academic success. In recent years, schools have tried to broaden the traditional extracurricular definition to appeal to a more diverse, and often disengaged, group of students who are at-risk of dropping out […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, News

How one school does esports with equity

June 8, 2021

Via: eCampus News

College-level esports has been rapidly expanding and growing in popularity nationwide. Colleges and universities are implementing esports as a tool to recruit and enroll students and engage them with student campus life activities, as well as providing a guided pathway […]

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Esports boom reaching high schools amid scholarship growth

November 6, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Competitive video gaming is considered a sport in eight states, not including Virginia’s new league. Not only does esports give students previously unengaged by extracurricular programs a new opportunity to connect, it helps feed a career pipeline. Gaming is now […]