Get It Right The First Time? It's A Fluke.
Mistakes are the lifeblood of learning and coaches should aim for a mastery approach to learning new skills.
Coaching for Mastery: The ELM Tree Of Mastery Toolkit For Coaches
These six steps help coaches introduce a mastery approach, instead of focusing just on the scoreboard.
Alexi Lalas: Setting Goals
Alexi Lalas discusses the importance of setting goals for himself and his team.
The Need For A Mistake Ritual
Coaches and Parents need to give players a tool, so they can process and move past their mistakes.
The Importance Of Developing A Mistake Ritual
A mistake ritual helps athletes, coaches and parents move on to the most important play -- the next play!
Working With Your Players To Identify Mistakes
Watch as this wrestling coach helps his athletes identity their mistakes by asking, instead of telling.
Katey Stone: Bouncing Back From A Bad Game
Focusing on the process after a loss can help you do better next time.
Astronaut Steve Smith: How Youth Sports Took Him To The Outer Limits
Astronaut Steve Smith shares how his youth sports experiences fueled his ascent in life outside of sports.