Double-Goal Coach Job Description
A Double-Goal Coach strives to win, and more importantly, to teach life lessons through sports.
11 Tips For The First-Time Coach
Called upon to volunteer as a youth sports coach? You can do it! We can help! Try these 11 tips.
Winning is important, but it's more important to help kids learn life lessons because trophies collect dust.
Praising ineffective or absent effort is the same thing as telling kids "I don't expect you to improve."
Chris Collins about how he transformed Northwestern from a perennial loser to a successful team over 4 years.
Good coaches get players into the game.
Sample Script For ELM Tree Of Mastery
Coaches can use this script to introduce athletes to the concept of the ELM Tree of Mastery.
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.
Why More Mothers Should Coach Youth Sports
Lavoi explores the lack of gender balance in the youth coaching ranks and why more mothers need to coach youth
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.
My Kid Acts Disinterested In Sports But Says She Loves It
Her body language says that she is bored and she complains a lot about practically every aspect of the game.
How Coaches Can Learn Quickly When Put In A New Coaching Position
One of the things I’ve noticed that truly great coaches have in common is that they are insatiable learners.
Parents Intervening When Coaches Act Inappropriately In Front Of Kids
If a coach ignores pitch count or playing time rules, he is willing to win at the cost of his players