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Results: 13 Article(s) Found.

Parenting Education | Five Things I Think I Taught My Teenagers

You can never be certain teenagers will be listening for long. When you want to share your wisdom with them, it's hard to know if they are really paying attention or just amusing themselves until the next text or tweet rolls in. When you do have their fleeting attention, be direct, to the point and on message.
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Parenting Education | Guidelines for Parents of Children in Sports

On April 19, 2000, a letter that appeared in the Dear Abby column cited recommendations published by The Physician and Sportsmedicine in 1988.
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Parenting Education | A Letter from Stasia Mallin

Young players like this one don't need their parent yelling and telling them what to do all game. Rather, your child needs you to cheer and support them throughout the game.
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Schellas Hyndman's Do's and Dont's of College Recruiting

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Who is Coach Hyndman? The US Youth Soccer Show recently sat down with Schellas Hyndman, head coach of FC Dallas in Major League Soccer, to talk about the do’s and don’ts of college recruiting. In addition to being a former collegiate and professional player, Coach Hyndman is one of the most successful college soccer coaches in American sports history, compiling a 466-122-49 record as the head coach at Southern Methodist University.
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Parenting Education | The Childhood Roots to Adult Happiness

Sports, when approached in the right way, can be as valuable as academics in the development of a happy child.
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Guide to Snacking presented by YoCrunch

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Check out this great snacking guide to get you through the upcoming season!
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ParentingEducation | Parent Pointers

A child's soccer experience can be full of ups and downs; not only for the player, but their parents as well. This weeks Parenting Education article is a list of things for parents to keep in mind during a child’s soccer experience.
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Parenting Education | The secret to raising smart kids

Our society worships talent, and many people assume that possessing superior intelligence or ability — along with confidence in that ability — is a recipe for success. Years of scientific investigation suggests that an overemphasis on intellect or talent leaves people vulnerable to failure, fearful of challenges and unwilling to remedy their shortcomings. Parents and teachers can also teach children to enjoy the process of learning by expressing positive views of challenges...
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Parenting Education | The PS parent companion

Have you ever wondered what your child athlete is thinking? The PS parent companion gives parents a handful of P.S. reminders as an insight into their child athlete's mind. This is a simple tool to help parents understand what their children are feeling in different situations and to help teach parents that using positive messages can help nourish their children's love of the game.
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Parenting Education | Choosing the right sport and physical activity program for your child

Programs promoting sport and physical activity for children and youths have proliferated in recent years. Because the philosophies, objectives, facilities and leadership of those programs can be so diverse, it’s imperative that parents/guardians assess program quality, both initially and periodically, to determine whether the program will provide a positive experience – physically, socially and emotionally - for their children.
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Parenting Education | The car ride home

I recently had the opportunity to meet with a group of parents of a u-9 boys travel team to discuss our club's mission with respect to facilitating the conditions which focus upon player development over match results. These particular parents had enjoyed a rather successful wins/losses record that leaned in their favor over the past few seasons. The focal point of our club however was now upon fostering development of each player in lieu of concentrating upon securing wins each Sunday.
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