Presenter(s): Stuart Walker, Snow White, Tom Dore, Kalam Neale and Ty Goddard
Esports is everywhere in education, rapidly growing in K-12, Further Ed and Higher Ed. An engaging, inclusive way to build STEAM and social-emotional skills, esports also helps develop students’ interest in future technology careers. In a 2020 survey of over 1,100 esports athletes conducted by GYO, over 60 per cent said that they planned to pursue a career in either a STEM or esports field.
Join our panel discussion in collaboration with Intel on 17 November (16:00 GMT), as we invite educators and esports experts to consider the emergence of esports in education, the steps involved in launching an esports team, and the impacts educators see after an esports programme is established.
Thursday 17 Nov at 16:00 (GMT)