Monique Walker, a writer for The Boston Globe, gives her account of one clubs experience with "Silent Saturday." Parents took a 'timeout' and let their kids play. Although the sidelines were quieter, the message came in loud and clear.
Click here to read this month's parent education article, Shhh! No YELLING FROM THE SIDELINES!
The US Youth Soccer Coaching 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