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Tuesday, June 14 • 11:40am - 12:40pm
The Future of Sports is eSports LIMITED

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eSports are rapidly growing around the world. Why would my school district want to look into eSports? How do they fit into your school or district? What does my school district need to get started? eSports are competitive video games that incorporate communication, collaboration, creativity and critical thinking. And colleges and universities are now offering scholarships for those involved in eSports. The session will provide an overview, materials and the pathway to roll out your first eSports team.

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James O'Hagan

Founder, The Academy of Esports
An educator for 20 years, James has long believed that video games can promote a positive culture for students that engages creativity, communication, collaboration and critical thinking skills. He has served as an elementary, middle and high school teacher and administrator, and... Read More →

Tuesday June 14, 2016 11:40am - 12:40pm CDT
M309 Matera M309 Matera