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.
"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.
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.
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.
3 Parent Tips: Be Playful, Stay Connected, Learn How To Handle Stress
Parenting can be a serious job, but that doesn't mean you can't play around with your kids, Keltner says.
The Worst Part Of Youth Sports For Kids Is The Car-Ride Home
John O'Sullivan says that making the ride home a 'teachable moment' starts to take the joy out of the game.