The Importance Of Positivity For Kids With Difficult Backgrounds
By teaching the fundamentals and structure in a positive way, Thomas notices that kids begin to thrive.
Coaches Who Care About Winning And Helping Their Athletes Find Joy
Award-winning coach considers joy more important than wins, though little wins bring joy.
Self-compassion and remembering that failure is part of being human helps people persist and be resilient.
Klinzing argues that everyone would be better off (parents too!) if parents avoided coaching from the stands.
Steve Kerr's only coaching experience before coaching the Warriors was when he coached his son's youth team.
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.
Have Your Athletes Reflect On Gratitude Once Per Week And See The Results
Dacher Keltner, Director of the Greater Good Science Center, shares the positive impact of reflection.
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.
Rick Davis On Coaches Correcting Players
Former pro soccer player Rick Davis advises coaches on balancing praise and criticism for their players.