Sample Script For ELM Tree Of Mastery
Coaches can use this script to introduce athletes to the concept of the ELM Tree of Mastery.
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.
John O'Sullivan says that making the ride home a 'teachable moment' starts to take the joy out of the game.
Jack Clark on what it truly means to be a team oriented player and why that is something he looks for.
Coaches can think they know it all right away. Dave St. Peter says he still doesn't know it all years later.
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.
Positive Reinforcement Helps Kids Improve More Quickly Than Yelling Does
Jack Clark believes that the best way to improve a team is to focus on what the team is doing well.
3 Intangibles Coaches Seek: Attitude, Work Ethic, Passion For The Team
When talent levels are equal, these three qualities can be differentiating factors, says Cavs Asst GM Altman
Give Effort Until You Don't Get It Wrong, Don't Just Do It Once
Award-winning coach comments on how players progress, sometimes in order to ensure they support teammates
How Coaches Can Demand Discipline Without Yelling
Award-winning coach details how he implements team rules on dress and behavior
Even If You Aren't LeBron James, You Can Still Be A Game Changer
Former General Manager claims that a focus on fundamentals can allow any player to make a difference.
Basketball Practice Plan For Coaches Of High Schoolers (Jr. NBA MVP)
Players will begin competing more frequently in order to apply and refine the skills they have developed.
Basketball Practice Plan For Coaches Of Teenagers (Jr. NBA All-Star)
The goal of the All-Star level is to begin applying skills & team concepts more directly into game situations.