Kenneth L. Shropshire, distinguished professor of Global Sport and CEO of Global Sport Institute at Arizona State University and Paola Boivin, professor of practice and digital director at ASU's Cronkite News Phoenix Sports Bureau discuss the the growing number of women coaches within professional men's sports. This segment was originally broadcasted on Arizona PBS.
From participation to coaching, and shattering leadership ceilings, 2020 was slated to be a year of progress for women’s sport. But then came the pandemic.
2021 could still stand to be a significant year of growth for women and girls in sport. What long-standing barriers and future opportunities lie ahead?