Keeping Perspective in Youth Sports
Tips and warning signs from PCA National Partner USA Baseball on keeping perspective of youth sports.
Living Vicariously Through Your Kid Manifests In Inappropriate Behavior
ASU Senior Associate AD Jean Boyd advises parents to let the sports experience belong to the child.
Using The Competitive Spirit To Get "Wins" In The Classroom
Arizona St. University Senior Associate AD Jean Boyd on student-athletes' competitive spirit in the classroom.
Jerry Smith: Leveraging The Belief In Being The Next Steph Curry
Santa Clara University Soccer Coach Jerry Smith on youth athletes pursuing dreams and how adults can help.
Summer Sanders: Respecting Boundaries In The Parent-Coach Relationship
Olympic Gold Medalist Summer Sanders on what parents should say (and not say) to their children's coaches.
Negative Consequences From Changes In Youth Sports Economics
A doctor observes changes from school-based sports to pay-to-play clubs that render players expendable.
The Wisdom Of Pursuing Athletic Scholarships
Dr. Donahue cautions parents against putting too much stock in children's abilities to win sports scholarships
A Doctor's View On Attrition Rates In Sports And Why Kids Quit
Dr. Joseph Donahue shares his views on what drives kids out of sports - everything from injury to lack of fun.
A Doctor's Perspective On Early Sport Specialization
An orthopedic surgeon explains how data show the disadvantages of early sport specialization.
Parental Pressure To Play Through Injuries
An orthopedic surgeon explains pressures parents place on kids to come back too soon from injuries.