How you can improve your time management skills as a student-athlete

By Taylor Lydon | Posted 9/11/2017

As a student-athlete, time management is one of the most important skills to learn. From homework, to practice and social life, the juggling act for time is more stretched than ever for families. There are many things parents and coaches can do to help guide children through the daily routine of prioritizing tasks.

Focusing on what’s “important,” yet “not urgent” will make a huge difference in your effectiveness as a student-athlete. Taking time to plan at the beginning of each week, will help you take a proactive approach to your life.

In this video, Arizona State Associate Athletic Director Jean Boyd provides three quick tips for student-athletes who are learning to manage and prioritize time effectively.

Taylor Lydon is the Business Development Associate for Positive Coaching Alliance, a USA Football national partner. To find more resources about time management visit, Positive Coaching Alliance has over 1,500 resources for coaches, athletes, administrators and parents. Check us out!