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…

2018 E-Hoops & USF Basketball Special Events - Jan 20th & 27th

E-Hoops is back! The E-Hoops community is excited to kick off 2018 with two E-Hoops Nights on January 20th at 7:00 pm and January 27th at 2:00 pm. For the past five years, E-Hoops and the University of San Francisco have made tremendous strides…
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E-Sports and Children's Physical, Cognitive and Social Dimensions of Health

I have been coming to E-Soccer consistently for at least four years. I do it because I know that the program is a unique way to guide children in their development and to the amazing people they are meant to become. I am a recent graduate with…
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How to Use E-Sports Programs for Volunteer Hours for School

E-Soccer had taught me lessons that no SAT class can prep you for. I coached at E-Soccer for all four years in high school, and I continued coaching throughout college. My experiences in E-Soccer not only taught me compassion and empathy, but…