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Mighty Ruthie

Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist

"I believe that hard work and dedication lead to the fulfillment of our dreams. No matter what anyone may tell you, this is the proactive truth!"


A Fun Program Anyone Can Coach!

K-12 Basketball + SEL Program

Build your basketball skills and become a better person. Improve your personal playbook as you read and learn from mine.

What is this Program?

Each training day is full of the skills, stretches, tips, and wisdom that I developed on my journey to two olympic gold medal victories.  Not only will you learn basketball skills as you journey with me, but you will learn principles that will help guide you through any challenges in life. 


- Building a Foundation

- Quick Feet

- Dribble from side-to-side



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Stretch with me before we work on your basketball game.


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I will lead you as you learn new skills, practice drills and play games. Become a better basketball player.

Ruthie's Life Stories (SEL)

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Read my playbook as I share my story with you. Make journal entries as you follow along to develop yourself and become mighty too!

Easy, fun daily plans that anyone can run!

1. Look at the calendar to get a QUICK OVERVIEW of each training day.

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2. Click a day on the calendar to find Video Links, Journaling Pages, and a  60 min fun plan for each day.

3. PRINT A LESSON PLAN/SCHEDULE for each of your Coaches (after school staff) for each activity day.

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What's in Ruthie's Playbook?

Mighty Ruthie wasn't always mighty! She was once a child who needed help believing in herself and knowing how to reach her goals. Join Ruthie in your quest to be the best person that you can be by reading from her life's story and and advice on being the best you can be

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Book Ruthie to come to your school

Watch Ruthie inspire students at your elementary school. Ruthie has traveled the world and spoken at many different venues to share her messages of inspiration with many audiences. Send an email for inquiry.

  • Can your resources be used for older students in middle school and high school?
    Certain programs are best for certain age groups. Here is a brief breakdown of which programs are best for specific age groups. ELOP: Grades K-8 Summer Camp: Grades K-8 Robotics: Grades K-12 Microscopy: Grades K-12 Basketball: Grades 4-8
  • Will the programs work for students with special needs?
    Absolutely! We have found through several years of working with students of all abilities that students with special needs thrive when given the opportunity for hands-on learning where they can use their hands and creative thinking to come up with solutions.
  • Do you provide support?
    Yes, we provide support through email, phone calls, and text messages. Please reach out, and we will work together to address your needs.
  • Can you come on-site for in-person training?
    Yes, if requested we can travel to your school to have in-person training. There is a fee associated with this.
  • How long do we have access to the program?
    You will have access to the program for a year from the date the program is purchased.
  • Where do we get the supplies for the daily activities?
    Each month has a supply list of everything that you will need to make the month a success! All the supplies can be purchased at a local Walmart or on
  • Are the robots and microscopes included in the ELOP program?
    No. The robots and microscopes can be purchased separately at an extra cost. Although activities using robots and microscopes are a part of the schedule, the ELOP program can easily be run without the use of either of these resources. While they are not necessary, they are encouraged, as these resources provide the students frequent opportunities to develop valuable life skills from a young age that will set them up for success in future endeavors!
  • I see that the schedule is only for a 2-hour 30-minute schedule, but our program runs longer, can this work for our program?
    We have created our daily schedules based on a 2-hour 30-minute schedule. The times and activities are adjustable for your school day.
  • How do I use the program?
    1. Get a QUICK OVERVIEW of each month's themed unit content. Read what activities you will do and what materials you will need to prepare. 2. Click a day on the calendar to find VIDEO LINKS, BOOKS, AND ACTIVITY HELP RESOURCES for each instruction day. 3. PRINT A LESSON PLAN/SCHEDULE for each of your STEM Coaches (after school staff) for each instruction day.

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