What can eSports teach us about building community in online learning?
Reported by EdSurge, while eSports can be played anywhere, more and more universities are building eSports arenas. Why? There are technological and affordability considerations for sure. But there’s also an intentional desire to build a greater sense of community – to make these players feel like an integrated part of campus.
The takeaway? How can we do that with our online learners – those who choose distance learning specifically for the flexibility of online? How can we give them those group high-five moments as well?
May you continue to fight the good enrollment growth fight at your institution today, and we’ll see you again tomorrow.
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