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Tuesday, August 20 • 2:00pm - 2:45pm
The Growth of Esports: Competitive Gaming and BEYOND

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Esport programs continue to grow in high schools across the country and our region. To enable the healthy growth of esports programs, stakeholders must delve into topics such as toxic behavior, equity, and acceptance. This panel will discuss these topics and others to try and elucidate the current state of esports in our region and what might be done to foster healthy growth of esports programs.



Dylan Thomarie

Game Design & Development Instructor, Program Coordinator, Foothills PTECH
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Steve Isaacs

Teacher, Game Design and Development, Bernards Township Board of Education
Steve has been a gamer since the days of Atari and his Apple II+. His parents were initially concerned with how consumed he was with technology. Now they chuckle as he has created a career around his passion. Steve has been teaching Video Game Design and Development for 15 years... Read More →
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Scott Beiter

Teacher, Rensselaer City School District

Tuesday August 20, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Auditorium Troy Middle School, 1976 Burdett Avenue, Troy NY12180

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