How Lon Babby Learned That For Kids It's Just A Game
See how an NBA Senior Advisor for the Suns realized how youth athletes really feel about their experiences.
Parent Tip: Praise Effort, Not Performance To Motivate Kids
Complimenting performance is less effective for motivation than praising specific effort.
Your Child Tells You He Wants To Quit - Tips For Handling This Burnout
Read suggestions for how to handle this situation with your child. When is it time to quit?
High School Sports Parents Filling Their Athletes' Emotional Tanks
Use this printout as a guide to balancing praise and criticism that helps your high school athletes thrive.
What To Do When Your Child Loses Enthusiasm For A Sport
Key to reviving enthusiasm is asking the right questions to learn what, if anything, is bothering your child.
These techniques increase the chances that your child will respond favorably to criticism or correction.
The Good Old Days
If you have a child involved in youth sports, enjoy it while you can. It will end all too soon.
Motivational Sports Quotes
These daily inspirational quotes and photos help coaches motivate players and help parents teach life lessons.
How To Help When Your Child Fails In The Clutch
Too often, we parents try to protect our children from the very moments that can build qualities of resilience
Putting Kids Back Into Kids' Sports
Kids are quitting sports because they aren't having fun, but parents, coaches and administrators can fix this.