Over the past 25 years, soccer has enjoyed a meteoric rise with over 19 million new participants. In order to slow its growth, parents must focus on doing 10 things outlined for you by Jerry Macnamara, founder of TotallySoccer.com.
to read this month's parent education article, 10 Spectacular Ways to Make Kids Quit Soccer
The US Youth Soccer Technical Department, in cooperation with the Coaching and Recreational Committees, created the Positive Parenting DVD, a 'view from the sidelines'. The department developed a teaching tool designed for administrators, coaches, parents and anyone who cares about children to assist them in providing a positive learning atmosphere for our children. The DVD assists adults in helping young players play and keeping the fun in youth sports. Get your copy today at the US Youth Soccer Online Store