Teaching and modeling appropriate behavior is key in developing a positive environment for you and your students.
To help you serve as a role model to your students, fans, parents and community, the NFHS has developed Teaching and Modeling Behavior. This online course helps you to learn ways to teach and demonstrate appropriate behavior, as well as the value of sportsmanship. It gives you tips for how to deal with certain situations you will face before, during, and even after the season ends.
Throughout the course, there will be several examples that will test your students’ reactions to certain situations, as well as serving as a guide for you, as a coach, to be proactive when confronting inappropriate behaviors.
To learn more, take Teaching and Modeling Behavior, available now on the NFHS Learning Center.
Course comes with
1. Unit 1: Introduction1 Sections
- Course Welcome
2. Unit 2: Sportsmanship3 Sections
- Character and Values
- More than Just High Fives
3. Unit 3: Effects of Inapprop...3 Sections
- What Coaches Believe
- You are the Role Model
- Teachable Moment
4. Unit 4: Teaching Appropriat...2 Sections
- Plan for the Unplanned
- Rehearsing Behavior
5. Unit 5: Dealing with Fans a...2 Sections
- During Competition
- About Your Team
6. Unit 6: Conclusion1 Sections
This Course Includes
- Approved for 3 Clock Hours
- Certificate of Completion
- Additional Resources
NFHS National Coaching Credentials
The NFHS Learning Center offers a 3-level national coaching credential that helps you gain knowledge you can use to provide a fun, educational, and a safer environment for your students.
This national credential was developed for individuals who are currently coaching or aspire to coach at the interscholastic level. The goal is to enhance the ability of the coach to better serve students, the school, the community, and the profession of coaching.
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