Top 10 Ways to Motivate and Coach Kids
1. Treat them as individuals and with respect & kindness, even when that is a stretch. Especially when that is a stretch.
2. Acknowledge their contributions.
3. Back them up.
4. Make time for them by really being present.
5. Let them know that you see their potential often.
6. Explain why.
7. Catch kids doing things right.
8. Allow them to work to their strengths.
9. Praise in public, correct in private.
10. Walk your talk.