The North Carolina Esports Academy offers STEM camps that blend fun with educational activities for school breaks. Emphasizing project-based learning, these camps foster critical thinking, problem-solving, logical reasoning, and creativity. Using tools like Minecraft, students explore scientific and technological concepts, developing skills in areas like electrical circuits and renewable energy, while enhancing critical and spatial thinking.
Collaboration and communication are key components, with students working together and sharing ideas. The Academy also prioritizes a healthy balance between screen time and physical activity, incorporating outdoor exercises in the Waverly Courtyard. This approach ensures a holistic, engaging, and educational experience for all participants.
Blog posts by Abby Barber, Noah Naftulin, Josh Naftulin, and Kiana Kim