Brown University's Kia McNeill: Every Player Has Value
Here in the PCA/Maddie Potts Coaching Symposium, Brown's Kia McNeill shares her thoughts on four key topics.
Ask Her: How To Address Girls Playing On Boys Teams
Every girls athletic experience is different, and it ultimately should depend on what they want to 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.
Discussing Body Image With Athletes: Empower Them To Be Proud And Confident
Katey Stone describes how her team talks about health and body positivity.
Coaching Women Made Me A Better Communicator
Harvard's Ted Minnis explains how coaching young girls made him a better coach overall.
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.
How Coaches Can Balance Discipline And Fun
This Award-winning coach talks about balancing being assertive while also letting her players let loose.
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.
How Coaches Can Help Kids Who Seem Lost And Lonely
This Award-winning Coach says it's important to simply show kids, ALL kids, that you care, not just some.
The Ideal Qualities Of A Youth And High School Sports Culture
Heather Woody talks about the qualities she focuses to create the right culture at her program.
How Coaches Can Model An Attitude Of Gratitude To Keep Kids Humble
Award-Winning Coach Breeze McDonald talks about using her attitude to help her players overcome obstacles.