Annabel Lawday

Strategic Lead – Stakeholder Engagement Pearson

Annabel has over fifteen years of experience, in international education. She now works as the Strategic lead for stakeholder engagement, within Pearson’s workforce skills division. Her role is supporting Pearson colleagues globally in the growth of subjects focusing on work skills of the future. Working with key employers and universities across the globe to build strong pathways for students into employment.  Esports has been specifically important for Pearson over the last few years, as it grows into a key subject area in education at every level. Pearson continues to recognise esports, as being at the forefront of a changing landscape of subjects demanded by students

Prior to this, Annabel worked in a variety of roles in education , with a background in business development of corporate education, and edtech internationally.


Classroom Theatre Agenda Sessions

The generation of tomorrow: Harnessing the power of esports in the classroom

The esports industry is opening up new and exciting possibilities for future employment. In response to this, its popularity in the education sector is gaining momentum, offering students the chance to develop a range of social, physical, mental and financial skills to thrive in the ever-demanding job market.

With the recent launch of their brand-new Esports BTEC qualification, Pearson Education and the British Esports Federation will discuss the ways in which esports can be positioned in education to ensure a successfully-prepared future workforce.

In collaboration with Pearson

Wednesday 12 October 14:30 - 15:20 Classroom Theatre

Skills

Add to calendar 10/12/2022 14:30 10/12/2022 15:20 The generation of tomorrow: Harnessing the power of esports in the classroom

The esports industry is opening up new and exciting possibilities for future employment. In response to this, its popularity in the education sector is gaining momentum, offering students the chance to develop a range of social, physical, mental and financial skills to thrive in the ever-demanding job market.

With the recent launch of their brand-new Esports BTEC qualification, Pearson Education and the British Esports Federation will discuss the ways in which esports can be positioned in education to ensure a successfully-prepared future workforce.

In collaboration with Pearson

Classroom Theatre Asia/Shanghai

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