#MyExceptionalStory: Shawn Wilson

Shawn Wilson, incoming college freshmen at Santa Clara University, values the diverse perspectives that he can learn from inclusive communities. As a kid Wilson was a part of E-Soccer, an inclusive soccer program where kids and coaches of all…

Finding A Special Needs Doctor | This Is Me Episode 002

David P. Traver, M.D., FAAP joins the show along with Cameron Straw, Certified Nutrition Consultant (CNC), to discuss what it takes from all of us to build the right team of support around those we love with Special Needs. Navigating the Healthcare…

#MyExceptionalStory: Larry Larkin

Six-year-old Larry Larkin came to E-Soccer when it first started in the year 2000, and has come every season since. Larkin came to E-Soccer to experience the inclusive environment as a player. Being on the autistic spectrum, Larkin enjoyed the…

How to Start an Inclusive Club at Your High School

As a recent high school graduate, I can attest that high school can be a challenging social experience for everybody. While I went through some exclusion throughout my years in high school, my experiences pale in comparison to what our special…

Inclusion Should Exist Beyond the Classroom

In recent years, inclusion has come to the forefront of discussion in both the education and special needs communities. Advocates have fought for desegregation of those with disabilities in the classroom and other programs, and have made strides…

"This Is Me" An Origin Story of How E-Soccer Began

This podcast episode tells the story of E-Soccer and the origins of what would become E-Sports (E-Karate, E-Hoops, E-Fitness, E-Dance, & E-soccer) This is Me podcast is a reference and inspired by the song from The Greatest Showman, framing…
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CNN Philippines - "E-Sports Development in Manila!"

Still just a high school student, Paolo Enrile spent a weekend with us about 8 years ago learning about inclusion and our E-Sports programs in the Bay Area. Since then, Paolo has translated his passion for soccer and heart for the special needs…

Liverpool FC Intnl Academy Bay Area - "Quakes Academy Director Alex Saunders Trains E-Soccer Coaches"

On Saturday, February 24th our E-Soccer head coaches had a great training session at the Liverpool Academy International Bay Area training facility in Los Gatos, CA with Earthquakes Academy Director Alex Saunders. This is an annual training…
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Golden State Warriors - "E-Hoops Showcased in Primetime!"

Friday, March 16th was a night to remember for over 110 E-Hoops parents, kids, and coaches from E-Hoops programs around the Bay Area. The Warriors hosted the Sacramento Kings for their now annual "Special Needs Family Appreciation Night". The…

University of San Francisco Basketball - "Winning Partnership with E-Hoops!"

Saturday, January 20th was a winning night for both E-Hoops and USF Dons Men's Basketball at War Memorial Gym. The Dons highlighted their partnership with E-Hoops as many families attended the men's game against Pepperdine, the first of two…