5 Youth Sports Your Child Should Try

5 Youth Sports Your Child Should Try

Participating in sports gives children an outlet for physical activity and serves as a fun alternative to electronic games. The experience also gives them a chance to develop communication skills and cooperative behavior patterns. Sports offer opportunities to instill...
Should Your Child Travel for Sports?

Should Your Child Travel for Sports?

Some kids are inordinately talented. Many read beyond their years, or act shockingly well on stage. Others solve in moments math problems that take those years older ten minutes to complete. These students have in-school opportunities to hone their skills and pursue...
How to Introduce Your Child to Sports

How to Introduce Your Child to Sports

Introducing a child to sports can be frightening, especially if that child is under the age of five. By the end of their child’s first year, parents know to keep a weather eye out for the everyday dangers that arise, from sharp corners to uneven sidewalks....
Sideline Hazards: 5 Behaviors for Soccer Parents to Avoid

Sideline Hazards: 5 Behaviors for Soccer Parents to Avoid

You’re that soccer parent – the one who hops out of bed ¬†at 6 AM on a Sunday to cook breakfast before the big game; the one who can shout a seemingly unending string of encouraging instructions from the sidelines; the one that demands justice from the...
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