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Raise Wise Children: Nurture wisdom by helping it flourish.

Raise Wise Children: Nurture wisdom by helping it flourish. | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Raise Wise Children: Wisdom happens when you let life teach important lessons. Nurture wisdom in your kids with these four suggestions.
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Competition: How to keep it where it belongs: in the game.

Competition: How to keep it where it belongs: in the game. | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Competition is a healthy part of youth sports, but there is one important fact that many parents, players, and coaches forget: it should stay on the field.
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Protective Parenting: How far do you take it?

Protective Parenting: How far do you take it? | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Protective Parenting: But just how far do you take protective parenting? How often do you step in with your don't-mess-with-my-kid claws up?
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Problem solving: 9 ways to teach your children how to solve problems

Problem solving: 9 ways to teach your children how to solve problems | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Problem solving: Problem solving is a skill you should start teaching your children when they are young. Here's 9 ways for parents to teach it.
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Sports Camp: 8 Things to know before choosing one for your child

Sports Camp: 8 Things to know before choosing one for your child | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Sports Camps: With summer approaching, sports parents have already begun scheduling summer sports camps for their kids. Here's 8 things you should know.
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Better Grades: How to Help Your Child study smarter in school

Better Grades: How to Help Your Child study smarter in school | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Better Grades: Whether or not your child is a self-motivator; whether he struggles in or out of season, there are ways you can help him keep up the grades.
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Olympian: How to raise one. Keep the laughter flowing in your home.

Olympian: How to raise one. Keep the laughter flowing in your home. | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Olympian: Raising one involves sacrifice and a lot of encouragement, but as Shiffrin's parents showed, keeping the laughter alive in the home helps too!
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Youth Sports sites: 5 websites you should have bookmarked

Youth Sports sites: 5 websites you should have bookmarked | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Youth Sports sites: I've handpicked a few websites that offer positive, helpful information to sports parents. Bookmark them for quick reference.
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Youth Sports Concerns You should answer before the season starts.

Youth Sports Concerns You should answer before the season starts. | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Youth Sports concerns you should address bess before the season begins. Don't assume anything. It's better to ask too many questions than not enough.
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Coaches and Parents: 5 topics they should be discussing for kids.

Coaches and Parents: 5 topics they should be discussing for kids. | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Coaches and parents won't always agree as they talk, but they can still be on the same page, and that page is this: youth sports is all about the kids.
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25 Healthy Team Snacks for both big and little kids.

25 Healthy Team Snacks for both big and little kids. | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Healthy Team Snacks: Healthy Team Snacks are not just for t-ball and peewee soccer. Big kids need healthy food too. Here are 25 healthy ideas.
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Know Your Child: How to deepen your relationship with your child.

Know Your Child: How to deepen your relationship with your child. | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Know Your Child: If you would like to deepen your understanding of your child and know him better, these suggestions might start you on your journey.
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Team Unity takes time, but you can help with 5 team building ideas.

Team Unity takes time, but you can help with 5 team building ideas. | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Team unity takes time and often happens naturally, but you can help it along with some intentional team building ideas. Here's 5 ways to nurture it.
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Top 10 Rules of Youth Sports: Be Sure Your Child Knows Them!

Top 10 Rules of Youth Sports: Be Sure Your Child Knows Them! | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Rules of Youth Sports: The top 10 rules of youth sports are important for your kids to know. Post them on the fridge, in the car, around the house!
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Child in sports? Do you push or not? How much is too much?

Child in sports? Do you push or not? How much is too much? | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Child in sports? Perhaps you know the dilemma: whether or not to push? When do you push? How do you push? Why do you push? And How Much do you push?
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Success: Parents should want success for kids that doesn't come easy.

Success: Parents should want success for kids that doesn't come easy. | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Success: The success that we should want for our kids is the kind that doesn't come easily, but takes patience It's the kind that sticks with them for life.
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Swimming: 5-time Olympians share the truth about swimming

Swimming: 5-time Olympians share the truth about swimming | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Swimming: 5-time Olympian Dara Torres shares the truth about swimming, it's benefits, and how easy it is for parents to get their kids involved.
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Swimming: 4 Tips for starting your kids when they are young

Swimming: 4 Tips for starting your kids when they are young | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Swimming: In order for it to become a regular family activity, your child needs to learn the basics, and the sooner he or she learns, the better.
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Traveling sports: 6 tips for families to enjoy the adventure

Traveling sports: 6 tips for families to enjoy the adventure | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Traveling sports: Whether you anticipate or dread them, there are things you can do to make it more affordable, less hectic and more fun for your family.
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Giving Up: if your child feels like giving up, have them watch this.

Giving Up: if your child feels like giving up, have them watch this. | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Giving up: Perhaps your child feels like giving up. He is discouraged, thinks he can't meet his goals, thinks he isn't good enough. Here's inspiration.
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Get Recharged: 4 ways for sport parents to get their second wind

Get Recharged: 4 ways for sport parents to get their second wind | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Get Recharged: Sports parents go through slumps when they are tired, and youth sports can become a huge chore if you do not take time to get re-charged.
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Sports Moms: These moms of special needs kids are rock-stars!

Sports Moms: These moms of special needs kids are rock-stars! | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Sports moms and dads who positively love, support their kids are all rock-star sports parents in my book. But these sports moms deserve an extra loud cheer.
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Getting Cut: How to help your child move on from the experience.

Getting Cut: How to help your child move on from the experience. | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Getting Cut: Team cuts are final and brutal. What do you say to the crushed, sweaty child who cries or mopes all the way home from the gym or field?
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Playing Youth Sports: 9 Things No One Likes about them.

Playing Youth Sports: 9 Things No One Likes about them. | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Playing Youth Sports: 9 Things No One Likes About Playing Youth Sports...and One of Them Really Sucks! Become a positive sports parent!
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Facts about Youth Sports that you should know for the big picture

Facts about Youth Sports that you should know for the big picture | Sports Parenting | Scoop.it
Facts about youth sports: 15 things to know that will give you the big picture of youth sports and how your child fits into the picture.
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