Sunday, March 9, 2014

Workshop for Parents of Athletes - Wednesday, March 12

Dear parents,

As we are wrapping up a very successful winter sports season and preparing for spring, we strongly encourage you to attend a useful and free parent workshop this Wednesday! Registration links follow.

“The Second-Goal Parent®: Developing Winners in Life Through Sports”  
March 12, 2014  7:00- 8:00 pm  Youth parents  REGISTER HERE
March 12, 2014  8:00-9:00 pm   HS parents   REGISTER HERE
Milton High School auditorium
This interactive workshop explores the role of a Second-Goal parent, supporting their child so that he or she has a fun, positive experience in sports. It will examine how parents can help ensure their student-athletes’ experience yields healthy, developmental (physical, social, mental) outcomes that will serve them far beyond the playing field. Other topics include:
  • Guidelines for developing a positive Coach/Parent relationship
  • Understanding the research-based three stages of Talent Development  
  • Engaging children in constructive, meaningful conversations
Parents who attend this workshop will receive the book Positive Sports Parentingwhich provides insightful and sensible advice on how parents can help children get the most from sports, as well as helping improve the parent’s relationship with their kids.