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Monday, December 9 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Lessons Learned from Starting an Esports Program

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Over the last few years, esports has grown in popularity and is now a billion-dollar a year sport that is continuing to grow. College scholarships and tournament prize money are now available for high school students. In Virginia, the Virginia High School League (VHSL) has approved a one-year pilot program for esports as a competitive activity. With all of this activity, many school districts are starting programs.

This session will focus on the why, what, and how of esports. Included will be a review of how to start a program, resources for curriculum, and information on hardware and room design. We will also provide insight from schools that have started an esports program.

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Greg Henderson

Sales Manager, CDW-G
CDW-G is a leading multi-brand provider of information technology solutions to business, government, education and healthcare customers in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada. Our broad array of products and services range from hardware and software to integrated IT solutions... Read More →


Monday December 9, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST
Shenandoah A