RISE: Visualizing Equality vs. Equity
Activity from PCA trusted resource RISE to understand how equality and equity can be used to achieve fairness
Top 3 Insurance Claims Relating To Sports
The highest amount of claims come from damages and injuries caused by wayward balls....bummer!
Now seven months in, we’ve learned a few things about the pandemic’s wider impact on youth & HS sports.
Coaches can get involved in leadership in a different way by talking about character-building and identity.
Activity from PCA trusted resource RISE to examine how athletes use sports as an agent social change.
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.
Working With Less Skilled Athletes In A Competitive Environment
I would suggest measuring all your players by a wider range of traditional and non-traditional metrics.
Know The Difference Between Negative Coaching And Abusive Coaching
If there is even a question of abuse, it would be wise to remove your child from the situation immediately.
When Should Kids Start Pitching In Games?
Speaking as a past Little League Baseball and Softball coach, here are some observations and considerations.
The 21-Day Gratitude Challenge For Athletes, Coaches, Parents, And Leaders
A grateful spirit is what allows us to Embrace The Suck, says Rockies Pitching Coach Steve Foster.
Teams Separating Practice Groups By Skill, Not Age Group
We should also have some way of identifying over time whether the policy is producing the outcomes we want.
Why A Positive Culture Matters When Coaches Come And Go
Assess the current culture as if you were a brand new family entering the program for the first time.
Life Lessons From The Playing Field
PCA Founder and CEO Jim Thompson shares profound insights into the youth and high school sports experience.