Positive Coaching Alliance is creating a Development Zone® culture that develops Better Athletes, Better People through youth and high school sports. Below are resources explaining how you can help create a Development Zone®.
When Players Know You Care, They Work Harder And Are Easier To Work With
Christian Lavers on how important it is that players know that a coach sees them as more than an X or O.
Christian Lavers: Using Body Language To Move On To The Next Play Quickly
Christian Lavers on how the body language of players can impact their confidence and play.
Pressure And Mistakes Are Part Of What Make Sports Exciting And Important
Christian Lavers says that pressure makes the game exciting and fun, but with that comes mistakes.
Sport Is Sport, Regardless Of Disabilities
Dan James talks about how all athletes want to inspire people by who they are, not what disability they have.
Having A Disability Doesn't Change Who You Are, It Reveals Who You Are
Dan James talks about the fear disabled people have when first trying sports and the joy it leads to.
Sports Help Disabled Kids Realize Their Independence
Dan James talks about the role sport can play in helping kids with disabilities find their independence.
Don't Accept Excuses, Be Okay With Falling Short And Pushing Forward
Wardell Jones talks about how his policy of no excuses and pushes players to be the best they can be.
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.
Why Being Positive Is Worth It Even If It Isn't Always Easy
Heather Woody talks about the importance positivity is in her program for her players and coaches.
Coaches Have The Platform To Impact Hundreds Of Kids Every Season
Jack Clark talks about the impact a coach can have on players and the responsibility it entails.