We prepare students for opportunities available at the intersection of tech and sport.
TEAM, Technology Exposure and Access through Mentoring, connects youth to the tech sector through the lens of sport, by exposing students to a video-based analysis software called SportsCode.
TEAM is committed to improving the outcomes for youth of color by connecting students to an ecosystem of empowerment and mentoring, and providing opportunities for tech training to acquire skills that can help them perform and meaningfully contribute to the 21st century global economy.
Team and The Hidden Genius Project have joined forces to deliver a free 8-week introductory workshop to the SportsCode software, followed by apprenticeship opportunities and a secondary 6-week advanced skills training.The workshop is project- based and encourages the growth of evaluative, problem-solving skills & the software provides a platform that engages students' critical thinking and analytic skills. Students get to work with cutting-edge, industry-leading technology in the sports they are passionate about. Who should join? Students ages 13-19 with a passion for sports, an interest in tech & curious about potential career pathways.
Exposure-Team has partnered with other organizations to deliver site-based programming throughout the year, in addition to free single day and multi-day workshops and events (TechSlam™) to inspire and engage students to explore intersections between tech and sports to gain an understand of potential career pathways.
Mentoring + Networking- Upon workshop completion, students are connected to opportunities where they can hone their skill set and add immediate value to a program, school or organization. Students are involved in networking events and receive mentorship throughout the year to develop leadership skills, connect with professionals and prepare for next steps.
The Goal- The goal is to empower students with skills that will place them at the height of the current sports technology landscape because this training is not only unique, it is one of its kind in the nation!
SportsCode is a video-analysis software which allows users to capture video, code live and create reports and analytics using fully-customizable tools. SportsCode by Hudl is the industry standard in performance analysis software, with users across the world including 29/30 NBA teams, 11/12 WNBA teams, 85% of NCAA Division 1 programs, 100% of English Premier teams and it dominates sports like Rugby and Field Hockey.
Working with Alexis, Brandon, and Anwar has been great, they are helpful people that I actually look up to. Thanks,
I am now working for Cal State East Bay Women's Basketball team as their video coordinator.