Mike Washburn

Mike Washburn

Participate

Fostering Affinity Spaces and Community in Academic Esports

Mike Washburn is the Director of Engagement for Participate and host of OnEducation Podcast. Mike is a former Computer Science and Game Design teacher and Technology Integration Specialist. In his prior role he created a custom-made curriculum, using elements of game design and game-based learning, to captivate and engage his students. Mike challenges all educators to never stop learning and always be reaching for what’s next.