Self-compassion and remembering that failure is part of being human helps people persist and be resilient.
Klinzing argues that everyone would be better off (parents too!) if parents avoided coaching from the stands.
Steve Kerr's only coaching experience before coaching the Warriors was when he coached his son's youth team.
The Coach As A Positive Partner
Establish a positive relationship with your child's coach with these recommended approaches.
Coaching Your Own Child
Tips for making the experience of coaching your own child a great one for everyone involved.
Making Parents An Asset By Avoiding Parent/Coach Conflict
Follow these tips to make parents an asset in your upcoming season.
Using Your Power To Improve Your School Community
Student-athletes have an incredible opportunity on their school campuses to make the lives of others better.
Preventing Hazing And Bullying On Your Team
Hazing is not a team-bonding experience. Here are ways to prevent hazing and forge stronger team bonds.
The Second-Goal Parent
A Second-Goal Parent focuses relentlessly on the Big Picture – helping their child be successful.
11 Tips For The First-Time Coach
Called upon to volunteer as a youth sports coach? You can do it! We can help! Try these 11 tips.
Tips for a Positive Parent/Coach Partnership
Follow these guidelines for a positive relationship with your child's coach. También en español.
Good coaches get players into the game.
Sample Script For ELM Tree Of Mastery
Coaches can use this script to introduce athletes to the concept of the ELM Tree of Mastery.