The Coach As A Positive Partner
Establish a positive relationship with your child's coach with these recommended approaches.
The Second-Goal Parent
A Second-Goal Parent focuses relentlessly on the Big Picture – helping their child be successful.
Tod Creneti, HS football coach, presents a positive outcome when an athlete has made a mistake.
Read these top quotes from PCA National Advisory Board Member Carol Dweck on having a Growth Mindset.
One of the best tools to evaluate your coaching is to have an assistant coach or other trusted person film you
Tips for a Positive Parent/Coach Partnership
Follow these guidelines for a positive relationship with your child's coach. También en español.
Tips For Coaching Your Own Child: A Coach Hat
The challenge of separating your parenting role from your role as a coach.
10 Injury Safety Tips For Parents
Injury safety tips for sports parents, brought to you by PCA Trusted Resource Player's Health.
The #1 Goal For Sports Parents Should Always Be To Help Kids Love The Game
John O'Sullivan believes that the best thing a parent can do in sport is helping inspire a love for the game.
Coaches Need Parents To Trust Them In Order To Be Effective Coaches
Jamie Young on the importance of parents supporting and trusting the coaches message.
Coaches Need To Interact With Parents And Get Them Involved
When coaches involve parents, it can make the experience more enjoyable for everyone.
Top Quotes On The Importance of Failure
PCA Founder Jim Thompson always says, “Say something positive, and you’ll see something positive.”
Jeffrey Marx: Sport Does Not Automatically Build Character, But It Can
Jeffrey Marx, the author of Season of Life, explains how youth sports can reinforce and teach life lessons.