Sample Script For ELM Tree Of Mastery
Coaches can use this script to introduce athletes to the concept of the ELM Tree of Mastery.
Team Chemistry Is Undervalued In The Day And Age Of Sabermetrics
Souza admits that talent is important, but team chemistry is often what puts teams over the top.
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."
Mindfulness Skeptic? Watch A Great Pitcher Or Free-Throw Shooter
To Keltner, someone shooting a free throw or going through their pitching routine is mindfulness in action.
5 Ways That Sports Teach Humility And Teamwork
Moments of "awe" in sports make you more interested in others experiences than your own- a humbling experience
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?
Cavs GM David Griffin: Leaders Can Choose To Be A Fountain Or A Drain
Fountains, according to Griffin, are leaders that make those around them better, and drains suck the energy.
Silence On The Sidelines Lets Kids Learn And Coaches Coach
PCA National Advisory Board Member Alexi Lalas describes his experience and findings as a sports parent.
Learning "Human Skills" Also Makes You A Better Athlete
Sports teach for life lessons. But this golf coach suggests life lessons make you better at your sport too.
What Happens When You Positively Reinforce The Way Kids Fail
Mental skills coach Graham Betchart on the power of positive reinforcement when athletes recover from mistakes
Does Team Leadership Begin With Players Or The Coach?
Twins President says that a team needs more than just coach to act as a leader on and off the field to succeed