Doug Glanville discusses family dynamics in sports on ‘Class is in Session’
On this month’s episode of Class is in Session presented by UI Health, premiering Tuesday, September 27 at 10:30 PM CT immediately following Cubs Postgame Live!, Doug Glanville discusses the family business of sports, analyzing how professional athletes motivate and drive their children into continuing the family’s professional sports legacy, and how all parents can properly raise the next generation of athletes.
Joining Glanville on this episode are former Cubs coach Will Venable and journalist, Teddy Greenstein. Venable, now the bench coach for the Boston Red Sox, grew up in a sports family as his father played 12 seasons in the majors and speaks to his experiences growing up so closely intertwined with the game. Greenstein is the author of Quarterback Dads, a book offering advice for parents raising kids making their way through the youth sports system.
Tune in to the latest edition of Class is in Session, premiering Tuesday, September 27 at 10:30 PM CT immediately following Cubs Postgame Live!
ABOUT CLASS IS IN SESSION: Hosted, written and co-produced by former Cubs outfielder Doug Glanville, Class is in Session explores the intersection between sports and society, looking at the human side of sport, with a discussion led by Doug Glanville and featuring distinguished panels of expert guests. In 2021, Class is in Session earned a Chicago/Midwest Regional Emmy Award in the category of Outstanding Achievement for a Sports Interview/Discussion. Previous episode topics include barriers for minority coaches in sports, the collegiate amateurism model, the relationship between patriotism and sports, the importance of mental health awareness and more.
Past episodes of Class is in Session are available on demand using the Marquee Sports Network app and website.