Finding The Balance Between Everyone Gets A Trophy And Win-At-All-Cost
Matt Hayden on the importance of teaching kids to compete while also teaching the right lessons.
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.
Use our printable back-to-school guide to help you make this your best sports season ever!
Former pro soccer player Jenny Ruiz shares that moving on from mistakes is an attitude desired by coaches.
Fostering a growth mindset - one in which we focus on effort and progress - leads to greater self-confidence.
The Importance Of Positivity For Kids With Difficult Backgrounds
By teaching the fundamentals and structure in a positive way, Thomas notices that kids begin to thrive.
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.
There Is A Difference Between Honest Criticism And Negativity
Clark says that criticism doesn't always have to be negative in nature, but honest reflection is important.
Have Your Athletes Reflect On Gratitude Once Per Week And See The Results
Dacher Keltner, Director of the Greater Good Science Center, shares the positive impact of reflection.
How To Use Non-Traditional Stats And Keep Everyone Involved
See how you can keep all players engaged, while recognizing players for non-traditional contributions.
Rick Davis On Coaches Correcting Players
Former pro soccer player Rick Davis advises coaches on balancing praise and criticism for their players.