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Measuring Success in Athletics – A Necessity for Development

“We are asking our players to compete before they have learned how to play.” Jay Miller, U17 Men’s National Team Coach 2011 In 2012, US Youth Soccer and Sam Snow prepared a game changing document titled “Youth Soccer in America: How do we Measure Success?”  A ground breaking instrument that should be read by coaches and… Continue reading Measuring Success in Athletics – A Necessity for Development

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Baseball – State of the Game Part II

As stated in other posts here on EducatedCoaches.com, the experiences we create for young participants are vital to developing a lasting love for the game. It is my observation of the game of baseball that the experiences that are currently being created at an early age are nowhere near the best possible opportunities for falling in… Continue reading Baseball – State of the Game Part II

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The Education of A Coach Part VI: Coaching Attributes that Lead to Participant Success

Excellent teacher-coaches are able to provide a meaningful journey for the athletes they find themselves around.  They create experiences that set in motion the athletes aspirations to provide more: Effort Desire Passion Commitment Development Intensity Skill Development Leadership Growth Athletes that participate for teacher-coaches like this love to interact with the coach, be praised by… Continue reading The Education of A Coach Part VI: Coaching Attributes that Lead to Participant Success