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The builder of the Wisconsin High School Esports Association talks startup needs, leadership, student culture, academic tie-ins and of course, playing.
Citing safety and social-emotional concerns, many school and athletic leaders are keeping their student-athletes off the field. Some are even delaying participation until 2021.
The organization’s acting president, Jason Kirby, discusses its rise, the power of the HSEL and the new MSEL, and getting a more diverse pool of young kids involved.
More than 850,000 students were displaced during a 28-year period from those schools closing, according to research from the Network for Public Education.
A recent Junior Achievement poll shows that students are worried about safety of in-class instruction but also feeling uneasy about the prospect of remote learning.
For high school coaches, athletes and fans, the 2020-21 athletic season will be very different from years’ past as traditions give way to safety measures.
Education and news panelists weigh in on media literacy and the importance of having students double-check sources and information, especially those online, when doing research.
Educator Jason Dilley of Sedro-Woolley School District in Washington shares his thoughts on how to structure teams and select video games when starting from the ground up.
Minecraft and Fortnite will be among six games offered by Generation Esports as its launches the new league in the fall to younger students.
An artist’s touch has helped the first-year program excel through promoting, marketing, and educating. And it’s doing well on the gaming side, too, with a national champion.
The state’s University Interscholastic League is partnering with the organization that runs the High School Esports League and Middle School Esports League.
James O’Hagan, the Director of Digital and Virtual Learning for the Racine Unified School District, discusses parent involvement, live vs. remote and what K-12 gaming might look like in the fall.
Bravous Esports and Game Truck provide a recreational vehicle for kids, teens and young adults to achieve. Educators and parents who get on board can benefit, too.
John Shoemaker, Technology Program Specialist at the School District of Palm Beach County in Florida, offers strategies to keep students engaged and staying healthy during the pandemic.
Educator Randall Deich’s efforts are helping build community and empowering hope for underserved students in Lauderhill, Florida.