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15 Games Every American Kid Should Play

Let the kids play. Modern children are over-scheduled and overprotected, leaving them little time for fun and games. Yet play is essential to ra...

20 Lessons for Female Athletes on Training and Life

This article originally appeared on EricaSuter.com Somewhere out there, there's a female athlete getting yelled at by her coach for making a mista...

ESPN's Scott Van Pelt Says America Has a 'Giant Problem' With How We're Raising Our Kids

Michigan State head basketball coach Tom Izzo made waves recently when cameras captured him intensely coaching up freshman forward Aaron Henry during ...

How America Killed Play—and What We Can Do to Bring it Back

In our last piece from our interview with play expert Dr. Peter Gray, we outlined the five criteria of play. For an activity to truly be considered pl...

What Counts as Play? 5 Criteria of the Most Vital Activity for Kids

Kids don't play nearly as much as they used to. This might sound odd to some, as many are confused by what actually constitutes "play." Kids are st...