Double-Goal Coach Job Description
A Double-Goal Coach strives to win, and more importantly, to teach life lessons through sports.
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.
Recommendations from the DePaul Women's Soccer Coach on why to watch matches together and what to look for.
Alexi Lalas on the issue of kids being forced to choose between playing for their High School or an Academy.
Tips for players, coaches and administrators on how to establish and maintain a great team culture.
Share this letter with players' parents/guardians to establish expectations. También en español.
Script To Sportsmanship: Honoring the Game
Sample language coaches can use to introduce the concept of Honoring the Game, PCA's code for sportsmanship.
Drawing The Line Between Strategy And Rule Bending
Decisions on play strategy should reflect team/organizational values and culture.
Marc Trestman On Hazing
Find out how NFL coach Marc Trestman defines "hazing" and why it is unacceptable on his team.
Marc Trestman On Preventing Hazing
Learn how NFL Coach Marc Trestman persuades his players to prevent hazing.
The Ethics of Flopping
Award-winning coach and philosophy author Jack Bowen explores the morality of "flopping" in sports.
Framing Pitches in Baseball: Ethical or Not?
Find out what coach and philosophy teacher Jack Bowen says about the ethics of framing pitches in baseball.
Sportsmanship Through Shared Meals
Spend time with opponents outside of competition to help your athletes learn perspective and respect.