What Title IX Means For Julie Foudy And All Women In Sports
Title IX did not only help Foudy in sports, but it's helped as a great equalizer for women in general.
Sports Can Help Teach Lessons To Incarcerated Youth For Life After Prison
Structure, discipline, and teamwork are lessons Thomas teaches to help his athletes for life after prison.
Klinzing argues that everyone would be better off (parents too!) if parents avoided coaching from the stands.
Steve Kerr's only coaching experience before coaching the Warriors was when he coached his son's youth team.
Kids often need a guiding force in their life, even outside of sports, and coaches can help provide that.
The Importance Of Positivity For Kids With Difficult Backgrounds
By teaching the fundamentals and structure in a positive way, Thomas notices that kids begin to thrive.
How Self-Compassion Helps With Resilience And Handling Failure
Self-compassion and remembering that failure is part of being human helps people persist and be resilient.
How Coaches Can Teach Mindfulness To Their Athletes
Practicing mindfulness is the easiest, cheapest way to gain control of your mind, says Dacher Keltner.
Learning In Sports And Life Doesn't Happen Without Mistakes
If you're going to have a learning environment, you have to cultivate a culture in which mistakes are OK.
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.
Student-Athletes Taking The Lead In Their Own Recruitment Process
Student-Athletes know their goals and motivations better than parent or coach for their sport and education.
Two Things Kobe Bryant Wished He Knew At Age 18: Empathy And Compassion
If coaches are unwilling to embrace new philosophies, these two tidbits from Kobe can help them be more open.
Bill Damon: Youth Sports Can Be A Vehicle To Help Kids Find Their Purpose
Bill Damon discusses why purpose matters so much for people and why youth sports can provide purpose for kids.