Basketball And All Sports Are Used As The Language To Teach Life Lessons
Frankie Jones shares how he uses basketball as a vessel for life lessons.
Stephanie Schleuder: Celebration Phenomenon
Here Schleuder describes the “Celebration Phenomenon” which she used with her discouraged team.
Katie Hurley, The Jed Foundation provides parents and caregivers 12 tips for talking to their teen athletes
Sports teams offer unique opportunities to create spaces where teens and young adults feel safe, seen,...
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Let Kids Learn Sports By Watching, Rather Than Detailed Explanations
Matt Kata talks about how kids watching professionals can sometimes be the best teacher.
A Double-Goal Coach® Is Approachable And Keeps It Fun For Their Athletes
Breeze McDonald talks about how she keeps her team close and is more than just their coach.
Why Players Can Take The Lead In Picking Their Own Captains
Why the team should choose their own leaders and the staff is responsible for developing those leaders.
The Importance Of Positivity For Kids With Difficult Backgrounds
By teaching the fundamentals and structure in a positive way, Thomas notices that kids begin to thrive.
How Coaches Can Bridge The Generational Gap With Younger Athletes
Make the effort to communicate in a way that the athlete will both understand and be comfortable with.
Coaches Demonstrating A "Never Quit" Attitude For Players
Murphy ensures that her athletes understand how important it is to never quit, no matter the score of a game.
Neither Adults Nor Kids Like Being Berated For Mistakes
Former NFL quarterback Oliver Luck conveys the significance of positive coaching in youth sports.
Hugh McCutcheon On Positive Feedback, Expectations And Accountability
Hugh McCutcheon, two-time Olympic medalist volleyball coach, on positivity meshed with high expectations