Georgia Little League

PCA Development Zone

Positve Coaching Alliance, aka PCA, has developed an entire online resource center to help coaches, parents, players and organization administrators make the most out of their youth sports involvement. PCA's motto: Better Athletes, Better People.

The Positive Coach uses the power of positive reinforcement to pursue winning and the more important goal of teaching life lessons through sports. "Encouraging athletes with positive reinforcement helps them hear and heed the necessary corrections. With that winning combination of truthful, specific praise and constructive criticism, athletic performance improves and so do the chances that kids stick with sports longer and learn all the valuable life lessons inherently available through organized competition."

Positive Coaching Alliance

Positive Coaching Alliance Development Zone

The ROOTS Of Honoring The Game And Sportsmanship

Videos: The Power of Positive and Power of Positive with Brian McBride

Video: Coaches Can Measure Success Based on How Many Kids Want to Play Next Year

Video: Tony LaRussa: Developing a Player in All Aspects

Correcting Bad Body Language

Two Little League® World Series Coaches Win Positive Coach Alliance Double-Goal Coach Award

 
1-on-1 Interviews
 
First Time Coach
 
Tryouts
 
Playing Time
 
Coaching Your Own Child
 
Attitude and Effort
 
Mastery Approach - ELM (Effort, Learning, Mastery)
 
Motivation - Character Building
 
Over-Coaching
 
Parent - Coach Relationship
 
Resiliency
 
Sport Specialization
 
Team Culture
 
Team Management - Goal Setting
 
Teamwork