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E-Fitness Teaches a Lifestyle

As E-Sports has developed over the years since the original E-Soccer program, we soon added martial arts programs and then basketball programs in the past few years. It's been exciting to see all the inclusive principles and successes that began…

Coach Profile: Ethan Woon Brings E-Soccer to Alameda!

Ethan is currently in 11th grade at Alameda Science and Technology Institute (ASTI), an early college-prep magnet high school. He has received multiple academic achievements including the Academic Excellence Award and Honor Student Award. Also…

The Great Alliance: Parents and Peer Coaches

Parents consider friendship development of their children with special needs to be very important. When Overton and Rausch (2002) interviewed mothers of children with disabilities, ages 5 to 11 years old, about important goals for their children’s…

How I Learned Young to Value Volunteering

I’ve been a volunteer E-Soccer coach since 2002. While today it's a passion of mine and is something I advocate for fiercely, it's not something I immediately fell in love with at first. I was a middle school kid who liked to sleep in and…

Infosys E-Soccer Kicking Off Spring 2016 Season!

After a successful 2015 spring season with 35 families, Infosys Limited Corporation & E-Soccer will be teaming up anew on Saturday, May 7th to kick off the 2016 Infosys E-Soccer spring season in Sunnyvale. Serving Infosys families, their…

Multi-faceted Impact of Inclusion

Inclusion has far-reaching impact at multiple levels. For more on how inclusion prevents dehumanization and the different levels of inclusive impact, read more at "The Five Levels of Inclusion".

Robin Williams and 5 Inclusive Lessons

Robin Williams inspired me.  His work radiated hope and inclusion.  His death reminds me of lessons learned.   Here are five Robin Williams inspired inclusive lessons.   1) Empathy and Patch Adams "Last night with Rudy, I connected…

Autism:  8 Ways to Turn Pain into Purpose

It is from numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and…

The Hope of Inclusion

E-Soccer is an inclusive sports program where typical children and those with special needs participate and learn alongside each other.  There are many definitions and applications of inclusion, yet with E-Soccer we are striving for the highest…