Official Sponsors of the FBLA 2024 Academic Esports Competition
Harness students' passion for video games to turn gamers into makers with a platform that educates and excites in a nationally recognized academic competition.
The FBLA Esports Competition will test a team’s ability to research and create strategies to effectively compete in a virtual esports competition. Teams will submit a research paper on the provided esports topic, compete in an esports tournament, and create a presentation highlighting strategies used and lessons learned.
Teams create an esports-focused research paper exploring various topics
Rocket League bracket-style competition between FBLA participating schools
Collaborative presentation focused on team growth and developed skills
Invitation to the National Conference and awards for the top ten teams
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) is the largest business Career and Technical Student Organization in the world. Each year, FBLA helps over 230,000 members prepare for careers in business.
FBLA inspires and prepares students to become community-minded business leaders in a global society through relevant career preparation and leadership experiences.
Learn more on the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) website.
Compete in Teams of 3
Elevate your team's path to triumph with the CTSO Academic Bundle, where we firmly believe that gaming should be a catalyst for your students' growth in the realms of Career and Technical Education (CTE) and STEM. Our bundle is meticulously tailored to give your team a competitive edge, propelling them ahead of the competition. It includes:
Tailored content that unveils the advantages and step-by-step guidance for initiating an esports team. Provides insights into the technology, roles, and essential skills required, while learning how to steer clear of potential pitfalls.
Elevated gameplay with additional weekly matches in Rocket League, designed to sharpen skills to perfection. Access to extra content focusing on advanced gaming strategies to outmaneuver opponents.
Access to stylized templates and engaging prompts to craft and deliver a dynamic presentation that revolves around the formation, practice, and performance of your esports team.
Our award-winning, standards-based curriculum is designed to turn your gamers into makers!
Start and manage an esports team at your school
Prepare your students with CTE Aligned career pathways
Use gaming as a gateway to coding with no prior experience
Contact us to see how your team would benefit from the CTSO Academic Bundle
Every month, we host live webinars with esports industry experts to give our students the insider info on how to turn their passion for gaming into high-paying careers. USAEL students get exclusive access to live Q&As with our experts. Here are just a few of the experts and companies we are going to host:
The biggest thing that I've learned through working with the students and going through the curriculum is building a team and working on communication skills. Those are skills that not only help them within the classroom but they can also take outside of school and into the real world.
Esports Teacher | Santiago M.S.
We live in a digital world, our kids are fully engrained into it, why not make it available and why not grow with them?
Asst. Superintendent | Soccoro ISD
It's not just kids playing video games. There's more to it. Don't be afraid to try something new. It can really give students who don't have a place to fit in an area where this is their forte. Something that will help them connect in the education process.
Principal | Orange USD
Contact Mike to learn more about FBLA.
Contact Jill to bring the benefits of esports to your campus.
Jill Ranucci Ph.D.