Southeast Asian esports organisation Team Flash has partnered with education group XCL Education.
As a result, the two parties revealed a Memorandum of Understanding, which will see the launch of a school-based esports programme at XCL World Academy in Singapore.
According to the release, this marks Singapore’s first-ever school-based esports programme.
The programme’s esports club will be student-run, supported by an extracurricular esports student committee that will oversee the operations and management of the club and its associated activities.
Brian Rogove, CEO of XCL Education, spoke on the announcement in a release: “We understand the skills needed in the new future of work and have always strived to remain ahead of the curve when it comes to education. By offering an esports programme and more importantly a venue where our students can learn, interact and immerse themselves in the benefits of the global phenomena of esports, we