When Coaches Believe Everyone Can Develop, Talent Springs Up Everywhere
Everyone can improve their abilities if they have a coach who believes in them.
Carol Dweck: The Rise Of A False Growth Mindset
Displaying and embodying the growth mindset are two very different things.
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.
The Mindset Myth: Natural or Bust
Debunk the myth that athletes are either a natural or a bust.
Katey Stone: Learning To Challenge Players Without Demeaning Them
There is a difference between challenging and demeaning athletes while coaching.
Brian McBride On The Result Of Positive Coaching
McBride discusses why positive coaching is critical to keep kids interested in sports.
Let Kids Learn Sports By Watching, Rather Than Detailed Explanations
Matt Kata talks about how kids watching professionals can sometimes be the best teacher.
Kids Don't Need Your Garbage, They Need Your Best Every Day
Heather Woody on how it is crucial for leaders to bring their A-game every single day.
Coaches Who Care About Winning And Helping Their Athletes Find Joy
Award-winning coach considers joy more important than wins, though little wins bring joy.
Coaches Listening Can Help Athletes Work Through Grief And Struggle
Greg Lum Ho says the role of a coach is to listen to the athlete to help them process their grief.
Team Chemistry Is Undervalued In The Day And Age Of Sabermetrics
Souza admits that talent is important, but team chemistry is often what puts teams over the top.