Parent Education

This section provides parents with guidance on how to enrich and support their child's soccer experience. Below, you can find parent education articles, videos and information about Washington Timbers Junior Academy player/parent expectations and league rules. 

To bring up a child in the way he should go - travel that way yourself. - Josh Billings

- Junior Academy Parent Information Night Powerpoint Player/parent code of conduct. Communication Model

I LOVE TO WATCH YOU PLAY- Video by John O'Sullivan. Changing the Game Project. Presented at parent information night.

- UNDERSTANDING RELATIVE AGE-EFFECT Powerpoint. US Youth Soccer. Dr. Ajit Korgaokar

Understanding the Game

- OYSA Timber/Thorns 7v7 Developmental League Rules U9 & U10

- Learn more about understanding the "Offsides" rule (simply click on the link)

- Learn more about the Field Markings (simply click the link)