Tips For Coaching Your Own Child: A Coach Hat
The challenge of separating your parenting role from your role as a coach.
Brent Sopel: Advice for Parents of Young Athletes
Sopel speaks from personal experience about parenting children who may be interested in sports.
Learn life lessons and engage with the movie Glory Road by using these discussion questions
Marlon Stewart (Oregon State Men's Basketball) explains the role of personality in recruiting student-athletes
Baker suggests athletes reframe failures in sports to learn from mistakes and better focus on the next play.
Cheering the Right Way
This article discusses how to cheer on your athlete from the sidelines using 'no-directions cheering.'
How Parents Can Resist Analyzing Kids Performance During The Car-Ride Home
Ben Dudley talks about his shift from a coach to a parent on the car-ride home to provide better support.
Power of Positive: Kicking it with Brian McBride
USMNT Legend Brian McBride shares how his soccer journey and role as a sports parent helped him launch Tipevo.
Parents' Reaction To Failure Translates To Their Children
Parents reaction to failure translates directly to how their kids will handle failure, according to Dweck.
The "Parent Ball": Make Lasting Memories And Teach Life Lessons
The "Parent Ball" can be used to make memories with your kid and at times, reinforce key teachable moments.
"Fun" Is Different For Every Athlete, And Changes With Age
We’ve seen a lot of athletes quit sports because of practices or teams that just aren’t enjoyable.
Addressing Favoritism Between Coaches And Parents
I'd advise you to bring the topic up directly with the head coach before elevating it to the Athletic Director
Don't Measure Parenting Success Through Your Kid's Achievements
Matt Hayden talks about the importance of letting kids know that athletics are a safe place to fail.