parents

New Mexico school board rejects parent code of conduct plan

The Santa Fe (New Mexico) Board of Education rejected a plan that would have allowed its schools to punish student-athletes for their parents' behavio... READ MORE »

Study: Helicopter parents make life harder for children

Helicopter parents hovering over their child's every move may actually be making life harder on their kids — not easier. A new study published in... READ MORE »

Michigan parent charged after slashing coach’s tires

A Michigan father is facing charges after he was caught on video slashing the tires of his son's basketball coach during a game last season. Accord... READ MORE »

N.Y. high school coach wins $50K defamation settlement against parents

It's not uncommon for parents to go after a coach's job when they're unhappy, but it is rare for the coach to fight back with a lawsuit. Former Hon... READ MORE »

Ohio high school coaches suing parents for libel, slander

A group of high school basketball coaches in northern Ohio are suing four parents who they say are spreading lies about the way they run the program. ... READ MORE »

Minnesota high school coach resigns over parents

A Minnesota high school basketball coach this week announced his resignation, saying the abuse from parents has become too much to handle. Brainerd... READ MORE »

Mass. HS coach returns after resigning over parents

A popular Massachusetts high school girls basketball coach is returning to the court, just months after stepping down over pressure from disgruntled p... READ MORE »

A letter to communicate your philosophy to parents

Basketball programs must effectively communicate to parents as a way to avoid altercations or disagreements during the season. Coach Mike Bailey, who ... READ MORE »

Michigan HS basketball ‘Coach of the Year’ resigns over parents

A Michigan high school basketball coach, who earlier this year was named best coach in his class, has resigned. And he calls parents the No. 1 reason ... READ MORE »

Video: Parent takes seat on team bench, is kicked off by coach

We're accustomed to seeing parents berate coaches from the stands, but actually taking a seat on the team bench during a game to complain takes some... READ MORE »


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