10 Tips for Emotionally Supporting Athletes, Right Now
Now more than ever, children and teenagers need responsible adults in their lives who can support them.
5 Ways For Young Athletes to Improve Their Mental Health During COVID-19
Student-athletes face abrupt changes from the pandemic and it is critical that they focus on mental health.
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.
Discussion Guide: Hoosiers
Learn life lessons and engage with the movie Hoosiers by using these discussion questions.
Using The 'Excuse Box' To Reduce Excuse-Making
The Excuse Box is a great way of reducing excuse-making, and not bringing excuses into games or practice.
Parents' Reaction To Failure Translates To Their Children
Parents reaction to failure translates directly to how their kids will handle failure, according to Dweck.
Basketball Practice Plan For Youth Coaches (Jr. NBA Rookie)
The Rookie level focuses on fun, being active, and learning the basic fundamental skills of basketball.
Greg Dale: Playing For A Coach Who Never Admits They Are Wrong
The best coaches take the blame when things go wrong, and give athletes credit when things go right.
The Top 3 Reasons That Kids Have Fun In Sports
In this 1-on-1 podcast, sport scientist Amanda Visek shares the power of fun (or lack thereof) in youth sports
Neither Adults Nor Kids Like Being Berated For Mistakes
Former NFL quarterback Oliver Luck conveys the significance of positive coaching in youth sports.
6 Life Lessons From The Cubs In The 2016 World Series
Here are six lessons that youth sports participants can take away from the Cubs’ 2016 World Series win.