Leadership in Sports and Life Conference for Student Athletes (Overview)

    This extraordinary event provided high school athletes with a unique opportunity to hear from prominent experts and former athletes about leadership and their personal experiences as leaders. Panelists and moderators employed their expertise in fields spanning psychology, law, sports journalism, ethics, coaching, playing at the professional level, and athletic and high school administration, to discuss the state of the problem, explore specific challenges, and identify practices that help to develop leadership in high school athletes and to promote character, respect, and civility in youth sports.