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Beyond the Screen: Resources and Skills to Engage Youth in Transforming their Passion for Esports Webinar

Contrary to what you may think, video games are not just ‘fun and games.’ In 2022, the esports market is expected to reach a value of over $2 billion. Along with the growth of the industry, teen interest and career aspiration has followed suit, with 6% of teens indicating esports and 11% indicating streaming as their dream job. This represents the most popular dream job among teens, even higher than professional athletes. Join Chris Bishop of Purdue university as he outlines diverse career opportunities, and provides tangible tools and resources, to support your youth in career exploration of this innovative and growing industry.


Learning Objectives

  1. Learn about diverse career opportunities within video games and Esports.
  2. Take away resources to aid youth in career exploration of the video game industry.


Speakers: Christopher Bishop; Brian Dickman