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Athletes as Educators

On this podcast, Angela Lewis interviews current and former athletes as they share advice on the college recruiting process. Each interview also offers advice for parents on how to best help athletes as they transition to each phase in their lives.

The Athletes as Educators Podcast is a production of the Global Athlete Media Network.

Feb 29, 2016

 

On the Athletes as Educators podcast, Angie interviews current and former elite athletes who are doing extraordinary things outside of sports. On episode 14 Angie interviews John D. who is from Detroit, the founder of the J.D. White P.L.A.Y. Foundation, which is a Non-Profit Youth Organization who's target is...


Feb 26, 2016

On this episode of Athletes as Educators Podcast Angie interviews Peppi-Brown Armstrong who stared a company called Docentz (docentz.com) that helps match high school students with potential colleges. Find out why Peppie says everyone should take negotiation classes and contract law. She played college basketball at...


Feb 24, 2016

On this episode of Athletes as Educators Podcast Angie interviews Monique Epps who earned an MBA from Harvard and helped launch the NBA D-League. During that time she was very passionate about helping players prepare for life as they pursued their hoop dreams. Monique discusses the trappings of professional...


Feb 22, 2016

Ashton Henderson works in athletic administration at Florida State University, played football at Michigan State University and is co-author of the book Beyond the Gridiron. On this podcast we talk about NCAA Eligibility criteria, careers in sports and how his injury transformed his life. He also offers advice to...


Feb 19, 2016

On this episode, Angie interviews Donald Watts former high school All American who played college basketball at the University of Washington. Donald co-founded Watts Basketball with his father Slick Watts (former NBA player) where they are committed to helping athletes achieve their highest potential on and off the...