Double-Goal Coach Job Description
A Double-Goal Coach strives to win, and more importantly, to teach life lessons through sports.
Share this letter with players' parents/guardians to establish expectations. También en español.
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."
There Is A Difference Between Honest Criticism And Negativity
Clark says that criticism doesn't always have to be negative in nature, but honest reflection is important.
Jim Sochor's Core Team Values
Former UC Davis Football Coach talks about how he got the most out of players.
George Karl: Emphasizing Positive Energy
Long-time NBA Coach George Karl on the balance between maintaining positive energy and the need to correct.
This form is for coaches and administrators to share with parents, pledging positive fan behavior.
Using The Quiet Drill To Teach Communication
Watch how temporarily preventing players from communicating can show the importance of being vocal.
How To Deliver Halftime Feedback
A youth coach explains the importance of halftime and how he provides guidelines and feedback to his players.
How To Use Non-Traditional Stats And Keep Everyone Involved
See how you can keep all players engaged, while recognizing players for non-traditional contributions.
Youth Sports As A Development Zone: Jim Thompson At TEDxFargo
PCA Founder gives a passionate presentation on the state of youth sports and how we can improve the culture.