2018 Summer Coaches’ School

Join us for the annual Summer Coaches’ School at Michigan State University, hosted by the Institute for the Study of Youth Sports. The theme of this year’s conference is Developing Leadership at All Levels–from developing a coherent leadership philosophy as a coach, to developing strategies for building the leadership capacity of your players. Topics will… Read More »

Effective Practices in Online Teaching & Future Directions in Coach Education

Presented by Jennifer Nalepa, a graduate student at MSU. Jennifer Nalepa will share her core principles in teaching and learning, approaches to designing an online course, and solutions to common challenges in the online learning environment. She will also discuss principles of advising students and future directions for curriculum and program development in coach education.… Read More »

“Become the Coach You Always Wanted to Play For” Lecture

A presentation of the Kristen Marie Gould Endowed Lecture on Sport for Children and Youth. This lecture will be given by Dr. Wade Gilbert of Fresno State University, the fifth scholar to deliver an annual lecture through the endowment. He will speak to an open gathering about the principles of quality coaching. Gilbert has been a… Read More »