Sample Script For ELM Tree Of Mastery
Coaches can use this script to introduce athletes to the concept of the ELM Tree of Mastery.
How To Use Video To Self-Evaluate Your Coaching
One of the best tools to evaluate your coaching is to have an assistant coach or other trusted person film you
Tod Creneti, HS football coach, presents a positive outcome when an athlete has made a mistake.
Read these top quotes from PCA National Advisory Board Member Carol Dweck on having a Growth Mindset.
A mistake ritual can change an athletes perspective about trying new things, making mistakes, and improving.
What To Do When Your Most Talented Player Has The Worst Attitude
It can be an incredibly frustrating situation if your best player has a bad attitude. She could bring you...
Working Hard And Smiling Are Two Signs Of A Great Practice Environment
Christian Lavers talks about the signs that a coach has created the right environment for the players.
Don't Over Coach (K.I.S.S. - Keep It Simple, Stupid)
Wardell Jones talks about how keeping it simple benefits everyone involved with the team.
Trusting The Process Even When You Dislike The Results
Mental skills coach Graham Betchart says confidence based on external feedback is "shaky confidence."
No Matter What The Score Is, If You Reward Effort, Results Come Later
Tod Creneti talks about how rewarding things like effort regardless of the score make a team better.
Karen Aston: Providing Mentorship For Younger Coaches
Coaches always have the ability to form bonds with other coaches as they help each other improve.
Twins President: Fun Is A Necessary Ingredient Of Success On The Field
The best players always keep fun in mind: keeping fun in mind is an important ingredient of success.
7 Must-Read Books Of All Genres For Coaches
Keltner recommends the following books, not just for 1st-time coaches, but for any coach looking to improve.