Does our coaching actually help players learn? (NSCAA Coaching Journal)
Darren Laver discusses the concerns with coaching vs learning and the development of Street Soccer.
Back to the Future: Is Ancient Wisdom the Way Forward?
Darren Laver discusses the concerns with coaching vs learning and the development of Street Soccer. If the aim of coaching is to help players learn then perhaps our coaching methods need to be turned around. Maybe we should adopt a method that supports learning, rather than one that imposes coaching. Perhaps our model should appreciate that the learner dictates the agenda in reality, not the coach or the curriculum.
Find the article in the 2015 March/April addition
Soccer Journal is the Official Publication of the NSCAA and is one of the few magazines in the world produced exclusively for soccer coaches. Each issue contains technical and tactical articles, news and updates on important events, thoughts from opinion leaders in the sport and features on the interesting people and issues of the game.