you can never predict when kids get tired and frustrated and don't want to compete. You're certainly not alone as a coach in feeling that frustration and it's probably not just an urban black kid self-esteem thing. Any coach can tell you that they've had debaters quit on them at the oddest moments when you want it so bad you can taste it.
Tuesday, May 30, 2006
A friend of mine, who has more coaching experience than I do, sent me an e-mail this morning:
Posted by Joe Miller at 6:39 AM