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With over 20 years of experience in teaching computing, Shahneila has been at the forefront of shaping computing education in England. In 2014 Shahneila joined Ukie (UK Interactive Entertainment Association) as Head of Education and is Director of the Digital Schoolhouse programme. Here, she pioneered a play-based approach to computing education in order to inspire and engage educators and learners with digital skills. In 2017 Shahneila developed the first ever schools based esports tournament in the UK, in order to provide an immersive careers education experience for students.