Why More Mothers Should Coach Youth Sports
Lavoi explores the lack of gender balance in the youth coaching ranks and why more mothers need to coach youth
My Kid Acts Disinterested In Sports But Says She Loves It
Her body language says that she is bored and she complains a lot about practically every aspect of the game.
Winning is important, but it's more important to help kids learn life lessons because trophies collect dust.
Praising ineffective or absent effort is the same thing as telling kids "I don't expect you to improve."
Chris Collins about how he transformed Northwestern from a perennial loser to a successful team over 4 years.
What Takeaways Are There, If Any, From The Show Friday Night Tykes?
What is PCA’s viewpoint on the show *Friday Night Tykes * that sensationalizes screaming coaches and parents?
Making The Concept Of Perfection Useful, Not Harmful
One thing Jerry Lynch notices is how many parents want their kids to be perfect. Can this be harmful?
Helping Motivate Your Undersized Kid
Maybe the best way to encourage your kid is to help him cope with the long-term reality of being undersized.
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.
Teachable Moments While Watching The Olympics
Watching your favorite events with athletes you are coaching or parenting? Help them find teachable moments.
Coaching Your Own Child
An excerpt from *The Power of Double-Goal Coaching* by Jim Thompson on if and how to coach your own child.
Benching My Own Child To Teach A Life Lesson
Teaching life lessons through sports is the most important responsibility of a coach -- even with your own kid
How To Deal With Players Missing Practice
Coaches can consider a variety of solutions when players missing practice becomes a chronic problem.