A roundup of esports news and notes for K-12 and higher education.
A roundup of esports news and notes for K-12 and higher education.



Academic Esports Conference Speaker Series: Las Vegas school seamlessly blends video games with curriculum

Chris Burt

With the help of his students, Hubert Ham put esports on the map at Alexander Dawson School. It came with a worthwhile price: learning, not just playing. Read more >>

Prioritizing community over competition through esports

Samantha Anton, NASEF

Working toward common goals as a 'giant team' while providing safe, inclusive and engaging activities should be the mission, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more >>


Covid-19 Esports Series: Kansas school shares winning tips

Academic Esports Conference speakers Dr. Kristy Custer, principal, and Michael Russell, teacher, at Complete High School Maize offer strategies on remote instruction and gaming. Read more >>


Check out these highlights from the program of the first conference focused exclusively on video gaming and education. Read more >>

Eastern Michigan teams with Gen.G, including H.S. Invitational

The multi-year deal will feature several summer initiatives, including Smash tournaments and a Women in Gaming program. Read more >>


Esports notes: Jersey maker shifts to masks; new UCEA forms

EsportsGear pivots to help in the fight again Covid-19; new Unified Collegiate Esports Association makes early splash. Read more

Dramatic changes likely for campus esports arenas

Chris Burt

Social distancing measures are only part of the new plans being discussed at colleges and universities. Some are much more drastic. Read more >>