Preventing Hazing And Bullying On Your Team
Hazing is not a team-bonding experience. Here are ways to prevent hazing and forge stronger team bonds.
The Triple-Impact Competitor
Learn about this model for athletes based on improving themselves, teammates and their sport as a whole.
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."
Sample Script For ELM Tree Of Mastery
Coaches can use this script to introduce athletes to the concept of the ELM Tree of Mastery.
What Takeaways Are There, If Any, From The Show Friday Night Tykes?
What is PCA’s viewpoint on the show *Friday Night Tykes * that sensationalizes screaming coaches and parents?
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?"
Growth Mindset Quotes From Carol Dweck
Read these top quotes from PCA National Advisory Board Member Carol Dweck on having a Growth Mindset.
Triple-Impact Competitor® Off-Season Pledge
Being a Triple-Impact Competitor doesn't stop when your season ends, which is why we created this pledge.
Using The Growth Mindset To Become Self-Confident
Fostering a growth mindset - one in which we focus on effort and progress - leads to greater self-confidence.
New Year's Resolutions for Youth And High School Athletes
In case you have not made (or kept!) any New Year’s Resolutions, we suggest some that will help you improve!
What Makes A Great Teammate? Here Are 12 Qualities
Every player, regardless of ability, can be a great teammate. Here are 12 qualities of a great teammate.