Carol Dweck: The Rise Of A False Growth Mindset
Displaying and embodying the growth mindset are two very different things.
The Mindset Myth: Natural or Bust
Debunk the myth that athletes are either a natural or a bust.
Kerri Walsh Jennings talks about the importance of being a supportive and empathetic teammate.
Steve Kerr on playing for Phil jackson and other top coaches, plus his relationship with his father.
Coach Steve Mariucci on how to keep players positive, and to not break them down.
Coaches And Parents Need Not Praise Effort When It's Not There
Praising ineffective or absent effort is the same thing as telling kids "I don't expect you to improve."
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
Neither Adults Nor Kids Like Being Berated For Mistakes
Former NFL quarterback Oliver Luck conveys the significance of positive coaching in youth sports.
Pat Fitzgerald: Sports Parents Seeking More Playing Time
When conversations with parents turn to playing time, he asks whether the parents have talked to their son.