Are you considering coaching your child's team? Before diving in, read what others have to say about coaching kids. Plus: What you need to know, how to keep it fun, and ways to help kids improve their athleticism without pushing too hard.

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I Was Drowning, So I Hired a Parenting Coach—and It's the Best Money I've Ever Spent
Some people take tennis or violin lessons. I take parenting lessons. Yes, it's expensive, but the value I get from it is priceless.
Teach Your Kid How to Throw a Baseball Like a Pro
It’s baseball season! Teach your kids how to get the ball to the base with these expert tips from Nicholas Caringi, Little League International senior director of operations and education in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
LOL Video Shows Adorable Kid Taking Coach's Words Way Too Literally
If you are in need of a laugh today, you have got to watch this 14-second video that proves how adorably innocent little kids are.
The NBA Has Released the First-Ever Set of Youth Basketball Participation Guidelines
These guidelines should help answer parents' concerns about early competitiveness and the pressure for early specialization in the sport.
"My Kid Stinks at Sports!"
Jan Faull, MEd, on how parents keep from feeling guilty about sports failures, and can help their kids enjoy sports -- even when they're not athletic.
Let the Games Begin!
Watching the 2004 Summer Olympic games can translate into family fun.

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