Tips for the parent-coach meeting over playing time

  • If you're a coach, you're also a teacher.  What that means is that there will be times that the parents of the kids you coach will want to better understand how their child can improve his or her chances for playing time, and may request a brief meeting as a result.  These coach-parent interactions should be respectful, polite, and productive, as the benefactors of a good meeting are the kids you coach.  This week I discuss ideas for parents to consider when asking the coach for a meeting, ideas that you might want to distribute to the parents you work with -- read more here.