You don’t need to be an athlete to enjoy the benefits of organized sports. Sports provide a great opportunity for teens to build confidence and develop teamwork skills in a non-threatening setting. However, not every teen is interested in playing traditional team sports like basketball or soccer.
Creating memorable experiences for your child is one of the most important roles you can play as a parent. As kids get older, their after-school activities become more focused on cultivating specific skills or interests. At this age, it’s up to parents to determine if those interests align with something that will benefit them in the long run, but also be something they truly enjoy!