What Kids Can Really Learn From Elite Pro Athletes
Zaza Pachulia discussing different lessons that student-athletes can learn by following professional athletes
Competition In Sports Is The Best Way To Teach Life Lessons
Anne Walker talks about the lessons that only competition can teach young athletes.
Tod Creneti talks about how rewarding things like effort regardless of the score make a team better.
Increasing access to quality coaching across the country while helping private instructors and coaches...
Mariucci talks about tough challenges and how parents and coaches need to be mindful that kids are watching.
Grit And Resiliency Learned In Sports Lasts For Life
Former GM Trent Redden highlights the importance of two qualities that coaches should focus on in sports.
Parents Need To Stop Trophy-Chasing And Let Their Kids Learn
Winning is important, but it's more important to help kids learn life lessons because trophies collect dust.
Coaches And Parents Need Not Praise Effort When It's Not There
Praising ineffective or absent effort is the same thing as telling kids "I don't expect you to improve."
Helicopter, Snowplow, And Curling Parents Aren't Teaching Resiliency
"Nobody is going to sweep the ice for you" when life gets challenging as an adult, Carol Dweck explains.
The Indians Praise Process, And Parents Can, Too
The Cleveland Indians Manager of Youth Baseball Development emphasizes the "achievement of process."
Telling Kids They're Talented Harms Them
Mindset author Carol Dweck explains why parents should talk about the process of sports, instead of talent.
Mike Nealy: How Losing Creates Teachable Moments For Youth Athletes
Sports executive, youth coach and parent explains how helping his son process a loss leads to life lessons.
Parent Tip: Praise Effort, Not Performance To Motivate Kids
Complimenting performance is less effective for motivation than praising specific effort.