Screenshot 2016-03-07 14.25.47On March 3, 2016, the Entertainment Software Association of Canada (ESAC) released a report by Dawson Strategic with recommendations on how the federal government can play a leading role in promoting digital skills and competence for Canadians.

The report examines the digital skills gap affecting the Canadian video game industry and urges the federal government to:

  1. Create a comprehensive national digital skills strategy;
  2. Support industry stakeholders to be active participants in digital skills education; and
  3. Establish a strong and respectful working partnership with the provinces to ensure that computing and digital skills are included in school curricula across Canada.

Read the full report here.