Back To School Tips And Tools
Use our printable back-to-school guide to help you make this your best sports season ever!
Playing Through A Concussion Is No Sign Of Toughness
PCA Advisory Board Member Marcia McDermott shares the strategies she uses to help athletes learn leadership.
AYSO expert: choosing the level of play should depend on the player's readiness, not the parents' desires
AYSO expert: Coaches should involve players' parents from the start and communicate clearly and consistently
Concussions in Youth Sports
This CDC information helps parents and coaches respond appropriately when youth athletes suffer head trauma.
Here is the CDC's advice on choosing a helmet for your youth athlete.
Signs And Symptoms Of A Concussion
A comprehensive overview of concussion signs and symptoms, plus a coach action plan for suspected concussions.
Chris Nowinski: Suspect Concussion? Remove Athlete ASAP
Concussion expert says coaches must err on the side of conservative if they suspect a player has a concussion.
Chris Nowinski: Coaches Control The Culture Around Concussions
Expert calls for coaches to create a team culture that encourages athletes to self-report concussions.
Chris Nowinski: Teammates Should Watch For Signs Of Concussion
Concussion expert urges coaches to teach players the signs of concussion and care for compromised teammates.
Concussion Checklist From Concussion Legacy Foundation
A tool to help organizations, coaches and parents to provide a safer environment for athletes.
Detailed video instruction on how to tackle safely from USA Football's Heads Up Football program