On Parenting: Sports


Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 10/18/2012

Lance Armstrong and cheating’s repercussions

Lance Armstrong’s resignation is a lessen for parents, kids in how cheating can poison good work.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  12:48 PM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  U.S. Weather | Tags:  Sports

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 10/10/2012

RGIII’s concussion holds lesson for parents

The concussion suffered by Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III spotlights the persistent myths about dangerous concussions.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  09:00 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Safety, Sports

Posted at 11:02 PM ET, 10/01/2012

Nats clinch: persistence, persistence, persistence

The Nationals’ division championship serves as the ideal teachable moment

By Janice D'Arcy  |  11:02 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sports

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 07/26/2012

Olympics: Bring on the screen time

A surprise turn in expert advice to parents: Watch the Olympics with abandon, just try to use all that screen time as a three-week-long teachable moment.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  11:41 AM ET, 07/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sports, Screen Time

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 07/26/2012

The Olympics, child athletes and the line between support and pressure

A former child athlete and Olympian talks about when parents can help, or hinder, a young athlete’s progress.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  07:00 AM ET, 07/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sports

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 06/21/2012

A Title IX homage

The law that mandates that public schools provide equal opportunities for male and female students to participate in sports and compete for sports scholarships is turning 40.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  12:26 PM ET, 06/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sports

Posted at 03:35 PM ET, 02/21/2012

Jeremy Lin, CityDance and the courage of parental support

There were so many reasons for Lin’s parents to steer him clear of basketball. Some of the parents of the CityDance ensemble may share a similar story.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  03:35 PM ET, 02/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sports, Childhood Development

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 10/20/2011

Expert Advice: Sports injury prevention

Dr. James Kinderknecht, a sports medicine physician from New York’s Hospital for Special Surgery, shared the top questions he fields every year from parents and — better — his answers.

By Janice D’Arcy  |  01:31 PM ET, 10/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Expert Advice, sports injury