The ultimate goal of parenting is to launch your kids into the adult world so they may become competent citizens and lead healthy, productive lives. However, as a helicopter parent, you may be overzealous and interfere with the process. T
Not so long ago, most children learned the rules of the game and how to play for fun through free, unstructured outdoor play. It was not until the latter part of the 20th century that adults became overly involved in "organized play." Today's organized sports present pros and cons.