Marta Anderson, Del Norte High School, teacher and Esports coach, has been named as a 2021-2022 NASEF (North America Scholastic Esports Federation) Scholastic Fellow! This prestigious program accepts applications from around the world and this year NASEF had over 100 applications from more than 20 countries. The program is for educators interested in connecting academics and gaming through the implementation of NASEF’s State-approved integrated Curriculum in their classrooms or after-school/out-of-school time programs. The program provides a professional learning community, mentorship, tools, resources and instructional coaching for educators for connecting Esports and learning in schools across the globe.
Esports, an NMAA-approved activity, is a form of sport competition using video games. The sport help students realize their full potential by providing inclusion, enabling collaboration, improving confidence, and inspiring excellence.