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


United We Play: NACE keeps esports going for a cause

Chris Burt

The nonprofit National Association of Collegiate Esports has partnered with Founder Sport Group to seek fundraising opportunities for those impacted by coronavirus. Read more >>

Scholarships up for grabs in NBA 2K junior college event

Chris Burt

The NJCAA Esports is hosting an expanded version of popular bracket tournaments, with prizes for its final four, as part of Community Nights initiative during coronavirus pandemic. Read more >>


Chris Burt

The High School Esports League and other organizations are finding ways to engage students by giving them a chance to compete head-to-head online. Read more >>


Steinkuehler to keynote Academic Esports Conference

The California-Irvine professor and former White House Senior Policy adviser will discuss ‘The Intellectual Life of Esports’ in the inaugural event’s opening session. Read more

Esports programs: 10 startup steps to know

Kelly Walsh

For higher education leaders considering esports, research, administration buy-in, budgeting and technology are key. Read more >>