Tag Archives: feedback

The desire to improve

When I worked Snow Valley Basketball Camp years ago, I was assigned to be one of the post coaches. This meant that when there was position-specific breakdown sessions, I went with the post players and assisted the coach in charge … Continue reading

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Two common flaws in free throw shooting instruction

I watched several games this morning, and I saw and heard things that are common to coaches, but also incorrect. One player missed a free throw short. On the way back on defense, her coach yelled at her to bend … Continue reading

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Empowerment Coaching & Athlete-Centered Coaching Philosophy

In my College Teaching class, we discussed the balance of power between students and teacher. The course is designed to promote more student-centered learning, but the students are reluctant to embrace this idea.

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