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Helping Your Athlete Balance Sports and Academics

By AthleteTypes, 01/10/19, 12:00PM CST

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“Numerous studies show student-athletes perform better in the classroom during their season of sport – when they need to manage their time."

One of the biggest fears parents have when signing up their children for youth sports is whether or not their child will be able to balance their school workload, social interactions and their sporting commitments.

Time management skills vary from one person to the next, and finding out your child’s Athlete Type is a good starting point in discovering how well they can manage time on their own.