Carol Dweck: The Rise Of A False Growth Mindset
Displaying and embodying the growth mindset are two very different things.
Brad Stevens: The Key To Unlocking Potential
Stevens: "sometimes people get put in a box of what they can’t do instead of focusing on what they can do."
Now seven months in, we’ve learned a few things about the pandemic’s wider impact on youth & HS sports.
Coaches can get involved in leadership in a different way by talking about character-building and identity.
Activity from PCA trusted resource RISE to examine how athletes use sports as an agent social change.
What Kids Can Really Learn From Elite Pro Athletes
Zaza Pachulia discussing different lessons that student-athletes can learn by following professional athletes
Competition In Sports Is The Best Way To Teach Life Lessons
Anne Walker talks about the lessons that only competition can teach young athletes.
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."
Helicopter, Snowplow, And Curling Parents Aren't Teaching Resilience
"Nobody is going to sweep the ice for you" when life gets challenging as an adult, Carol Dweck explains.
The Indians Praise Process, And Parents Can, Too
The Cleveland Indians Manager of Youth Baseball Development emphasizes the "achievement of process."
Parent Tip: Praise Effort, Not Performance To Motivate Kids
Complimenting performance is less effective for motivation than praising specific effort.