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Redskins Host Annual Fourth and Life High School Football Forum

LANDOVER, Md. – The Redskins welcomed high school football players to FedEx Field for their annual Fourth and Life High School Football Forum. Vernon Davis and Tony Bergstrom contributed to a panel discussion about how high school athletes can prepare for life after football. Read the original article here >>

Growth Series: Reflections on Purpose and Leadership

Joe Ehrmann always says, “In order to be a better coach, you need to be a better you.” The same holds true for administrators—constant reflection and intentional personal and professional development are critical for growth—not only for our coaches, programs, and student-athletes but for ourselves, too. That’s why we’re introducing a new development and growth…

USC Implements New Initiative to Encourage Participation

United South Central’s activities director Joe Kuechenmeister is showing the district the importance of participation in school sports and other activities by joining USC in the Minnesota State High School League’s “Why We Play” initiative. Statistics from the MSHSL have shown that students who participate in high school activities tend to have higher grade point…

The Power of the InSideOut Initiative AD Cohorts

So what exactly is a “cohort” anyway? According to Google, a cohort is “a group of people banded together or treated as a group.” For those states in Phase 2 of the InSideOut Initiative, a cohort seems to be something so much more. It is more like a team or even a family. For those…

“Win-at-all-costs” Sports Culture Target of Initiative

The InSideOut Initiative, a nonprofit aimed at transforming the “win-at-all-costs” sports culture in communities across the country, will launch soon in Tennessee. Sports engage more individuals, families, and communities in a shared experience than any other cultural activity, organization or religion. Three out of four American families with school-aged children will have at least one…