Bribery scandal’s lesson: Athletes get free passes (also, MIT is a jock school?)

Being a parent opens your eyes to a few things. You realize how far the USA lags behind other countries in family leave and child care, which is a grossly unfair burden in particular on moms who want to work. You see that youth sports are fun up through, say, age 8, and the whole … Continue reading Bribery scandal’s lesson: Athletes get free passes (also, MIT is a jock school?)

Podcast, Ep. 10 – Ronnie Woodard on women in coaching, youth soccer madness

Tennessee Soccer Club's Ronnie Woodard is a legit women's soccer pioneer -- first scholarship player and goalkeeper at Duke, one of the first wave of women's soccer players to move into the coaching ranks. She has coached college and elite youth teams, winning 2016 NSCAA Coach of the Year honors, while launching a consulting business for … Continue reading Podcast, Ep. 10 – Ronnie Woodard on women in coaching, youth soccer madness