What I lack in esports experience, I make up for in esports fervor. The theory and research into esports in K-12 can only take me so far, so I set out to transform from a complete n00b to… less of a n00b. Through my lens as a math teacher, curriculum writer, and Mario Kart fanatic, I sat down to play some of the most popular esports titles.
I looked for how coachable, playable, and yes, personally enjoyable, I found these games from the perspective of a teacher. If you’re looking for more specifics on anything I explore in the video, take a look at the links below.
- Everything You Wanted to Know about Esports (But Were Afraid to Ask)
- Leagues of Learning: The Rising Tide of Esports in Education
- Fueling an Appetite for Esports at Fresno USD
- Common Sense Media: Parents’ Ultimate Guide to Esports
League of Legends
Call of Duty: Warzone
* See Wikipedia: n00b