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Esports Offer a Way to Engage Hard-to-Reach Students


Topics: esports

For those involved in scholastic esports, the explosive growth over the past three years is no surprise. Esports, they say, are no different from traditional extracurricular activities; it’s just taking time…


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The Hottest Topics in Edtech in 2021


Topics: Digital Citizenship, digital equity, esports, SEL, Virtual & augmented reality

For a few years now, we’ve shared the hottest edtech trends of the year based on the topics resonating with educators at the annual ISTE conference. Although the topics themselves often don’t change much from…


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Get Gaming: Esports in the Classroom Supports Learning


Topics: esports, ISTE Conference & Expo

In the world of scholastic esports, Kevin Brown is something of an evangelist.

He wants to spread the word among educators that esports – aka competitive video gaming – are an incredibly effective way…