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The reason recreational sports are important
/ March 25, 2014 9:42 am

The reason recreational sports are important

Fourth of July Crafts for Kids
/ July 2, 2013 8:22 pm

Fourth of July Crafts for Kids

Looking to make your own red, white & blue fun this Fourth of July? We’ve included some of our favorite crafts that kids will love. Melting Stars Materials: plastic beads (we used only the red, blue, and clear beads), metal cookie cutter (we used a star), metal baking sheet, oven mitts Instructions: 1. Place a metal cookie cutter on a […]

Candy-Free Valentine’s Day at School
/ January 28, 2013 10:27 pm

Candy-Free Valentine’s Day at School

With childhood obesity statistics on the rise, Valentine’s Day parties at school presents an opportunity to give creative non-candy treats. Our resourceful instructors offer a few suggestions that are fun for everyone. Kids have fun making the projects and parents can help customize the greetings. Small Play-Doh tubs – just put a sticker on the top and write who it’s […]

Four Sports Parent Resolutions for 2013
/ December 27, 2012 12:12 pm

Four Sports Parent Resolutions for 2013

Do you have a kid playing sports? Then, this is for you. It’s from our friends at Outside the Lines, part of Sports Signup. 1. I will be a positive sports parent. Far too often we read stories about sports parents getting into fist fights at Little League baseball games or choking out a hockey coach. And even if no […]

Building Team Culture
/ March 2, 2012 10:20 am

Building Team Culture

From Proactive Coaching and Bruce Brown/Rob Miller You know you have developed a great team culture when…. * Your best players are the best examples of the covenants * Your upper classmen welcome the new players to the team and get them on board with the team covenants * The longer players are in the program, the better they get […]

Qualities of Great Coaches
/ December 30, 2011 9:13 am

Qualities of Great Coaches

This list is courtesy of Bruce Brown and Proactive Coaching. If you aren’t familiar with Bruce, check out his Website at www.proactivecoaching.info. 1. Never stop learning 2. Are effective, efficient learners, and creative craftsmen 3. Have clear, consistent standards 4. Can motivate 5. Are confidence builders 6. Are leaders, not managers 7. Have a passion Check out what else he […]