Do Youth Sports Leagues Provide Enough Play?

In the rush to athletic achievement, myelin, 10,000 hours and deliberate practice have become the new buzzwords. However, what about play? In Play: How it Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination and Invigorates the Soul, Stuart Brown M.D. defines the six properties of Play as: Apparent Purposelessness: done for its own sake Inherent Attraction: it’s Read more about Do Youth Sports Leagues Provide Enough Play?[…]