Connect with us
Apply Now

Sports + Gaming

Schoolio and AoE Esports Join Forces to Bring Purposeful Social and Emotional Learning to the World of Competitive Gaming

person sitting on gaming chair while playing video game

TORONTO, ONTARIO – (January 12, 2023) – Schoolio is excited to announce a new partnership with AoE E-Sports, a provider of competitive gaming programs for kids and teenagers. As part of the partnership, Schoolio will be providing social-emotional learning resources to AoE E-Sports teams. This partnership will focus on providing education on healthy habits, sportsmanship, teamwork, leadership skills, and emotional regulation strategies for the players at AoE E-Sports. With the explosive growth of e-sports, it is essential to provide this education to help players develop into well-rounded individuals. Schoolio is proud to be partnering with AOE Esports to help further that goal.

The National Education Association recently described the rise in popularity of e-sports as “explosive growth”, with potential for university scholarships and future earnings skyrocketing across North America. E-sports offer an opportunity for rewards and financial success much like other professional sports, with million-dollar player salaries, prize pools reaching 40 million dollars, and world tournaments that garner global attention. As e-sports continue to grow, it is essential to teach and foster healthy habits, sportsmanship, teamwork, leadership skills, and emotional regulation strategies just with like any traditional team sport. To this end, Schoolio is thrilled to provide their Social-Emotional Learning program to all players at AoE E-Sports.

Social-emotional learning is a critical part of child development, with recent studies naming emotional intelligence as the number one indicator of adulthood success. It can be effectively taught through the lens of competitive gaming, providing more relevance and real-world application in the minds of the players. AoE E-Sports is committed to providing the best possible experience for their players, including creating an inclusive and safe space for all players, and developing the player as a whole person. Schoolio is proud to be partnering with them to help further that goal.

About AoE Esports

AOE Esports is a US-based startup offering youth opportunities to participate in competitive esports leagues and receive one-on-one coaching with professionals. AoE improves the opportunity to earn college scholarships and advance to esports careers through hosting bi-annual combines for college scouts along with professional training, education, and networking.


About Schoolio

Schoolio is an easy-to-use platform where K-8 education is personalized through books, digital, and immersive learning. Schoolio’s Social-Emotional Learning equips parents and educators with a full 10-week program for every grade level that helps kids manage their emotions, develop their character, interact with others, and build their toolkit of strategies to build their emotional intelligence.



Learn more about Schoolio and AoE Esports



Yan Katcharovski

Chief Marketing Officer


Continue Reading

Copyright © 2022 Disrupt ™ Magazine is a Minority Owned Privately Held Company - Disrupt ™ was founder by Puerto Rican serial entrepreneur and philanthropist Tony Delgado who is on a mission to transform Latin America using the power of education and entrepreneurship.

Disrupt ™ Magazine
151 Calle San Francisco
Suite 200
San Juan, Puerto Rico, 00901

Opinions expressed by Disrupt Contributors are their own. Disrupt Magazine invites voices from many diverse walks of life to share their perspectives on our contributor platform. We are big believers in freedom of speech and while we do enforce our community guidelines, we do not actively censor stories on our platform because we want to give our contributors the freedom to express their opinions. Articles are not commissioned by our editorial team, and opinions expressed by our community contributors do not reflect the opinions of Disrupt or its employees.
We are committed to fighting the spread of misinformation online so if you feel an article on our platform goes against our community guidelines or contains false information, we do encourage you to report it. We need your help to fight the spread of misinformation. For more information please visit our Contributor Guidelines available here.

Disrupt ™ is the voice of latino entrepreneurs around the world. We are part of a movement to increase diversity in the technology industry and we are focused on using entrepreneurship to grow new economies in underserved communities both here in Puerto Rico and throughout Latin America. We enable millennials to become what they want to become in life by learning new skills and leveraging the power of the digital economy. We are living proof that all you need to succeed in this new economy is a landing page and a dream. Disrupt tells the stories of the world top entrepreneurs, developers, creators, and digital marketers and help empower them to teach others the skills they used to grow their careers, chase their passions and create financial freedom for themselves, their families, and their lives, all while living out their true purpose. We recognize the fact that most young people are opting to skip college in exchange for entrepreneurship and real-life experience. Disrupt Magazine was designed to give the world a taste of that.