Introduction to Esports

Esports is a billion-dollar industry teeming with career opportunities, college scholarships, and a wide range of STEM skills students can develop. In this course, educators will be introduced to the unique and exciting extracurricular activities available to students within esports. Whether you’re simply interested in learning more or thinking about starting your own team, this course will help you deepen your understanding of esports and reflect on your next steps.

In this course, you will:

  • Define esports and learn how it provides new opportunities for students who may not otherwise engage in traditional sports programs.
  • Learn how students can benefit from participating in esports, including available college and career opportunities.
  • Explore what it takes to start an esports program.
  • Reflect on your learning and the next steps in your esports journey.


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