Double-Goal Coach Job Description
A Double-Goal Coach strives to win, and more importantly, to teach life lessons through sports.
Teams Separating Practice Groups By Skill, Not Age Group
We should also have some way of identifying over time whether the policy is producing the outcomes we want.
Winning is important, but it's more important to help kids learn life lessons because trophies collect dust.
Lavoi explores the lack of gender balance in the youth coaching ranks and why more mothers need to coach youth
Praising ineffective or absent effort is the same thing as telling kids "I don't expect you to improve."
9 Strategies Leaders Can Use To Recruit More Female Coaches
Lavoi proposes nine strategies for increasing female coaches in youth sport as less than 20% are female.
Working Mother-Coaches in Youth Sport: Beyond the Worker-Mother Identity
Mothers already have interpersonal qualities required for effective coaching that is less natural for others.
What To Do When An Opponent Doesn’t Follow Eligibility Rules
Before making any sort of accusation, you would be well-served to communicate with the school to understand.
Starting The Conversation With Youth On Inclusion
Start by asking one or two people on your team: “How can we create safer spaces for LGBTQ athletes, coaches?"
Why A Positive Culture Matters When Coaches Come And Go
Assess the current culture as if you were a brand new family entering the program for the first time.
Leadership And Influence Quotes From Dacher Keltner
Read these top quotes from PCA National Advisory Board Member Dacher Keltner on gaining power and influence.
Growth Mindset Quotes From Carol Dweck
Read these top quotes from PCA National Advisory Board Member Carol Dweck on having a Growth Mindset.
Q&A With Sharon Robinson, One Love Foundation
Sharon Robinson is the Bronxville High School Lacrosse Coach and Vice Chairman of the One Love Foundation.