Conference Huddle – eSports

Presented by: John Heffernan

Now that eSports programs seem to be well-established at the university level, they have been growing at the post-primary level very rapidly over the last couple of years. We all know that our students are playing these games at home or online. There are a number of positive benefits in developing a post-primary eSports league or platform for playing. eSports is gender, ability, and race, neutral and accessible to an entire student body compared to physical sports within a school. Come and have a conversation!

Presenter Biography:

Primary, Post-primary, Further education, Third level, Special Education, Informal education, Of general interest to all educators, Educational technologists