Parker's Soccer Class Page
-accompanies Frostburg State PHEC 366, Theory of Soccer [Coaching]
| Course Outline and Resources:
I. Introduction to the Course/A “Philosophy” of Coaching
- Syllabus for the course: Syllabus as a pdf file
- Recommended books are available at amazon.com and reedswainsoccer.com
- Article on how to write Mission Statements
II. Defining Success/Qualities of the Successful Coach
- Notes in Powerpoint: lecturenotes_1.ppt
- Handout: Learning vs Winning from US Soccer
III. Creating a Positive Team Environment/Gender Differences
- Handout: Soccer Organization in the U.S.
- Notes in Powerpoint: lecturenotes_2.ppt
- FSU Faculty Policy on Reporting Violence
IV. Mental Toughness/ Sports Psychology/Ethics in Coaching
V. Care & Prevention of Injury/Soccer Fitness
VI. What is Soccer?/Organizing and Running a Practice Session
VII. Laws of the Game/Sample Soccer Issues/Evaluating your Team
VIII. Technical Session Outline Examples
IX: Student Coaching Sessions
X: Individual Soccer Projects
FSU Women's Soccer Coach
Frostburg, MD 21532 USA
bparker at frostburg.edu
(always e-mail bparker at frostburg.edu with "soccer class" in the subject BEFORE the start of class for credit)
|For Tuesday 2/19: |
What are some of the differences between male and female athletes and therefore coaching each?
For Thursday, 2/14:
Regarding the Four "Essential Coaching Skills“ discussed in class, in your view which is:
--the most important?
--the hardest to attain?
--the one you are best at today? Explain...
For Thursday 2/7:
Find and e-mail a quote from a coach (or about coaching) related to any of our discussion topics so far in class - winning vs learning, coaching philosophy, values, player development, etc
For Tuesday 2/5:
Choose a level of youth soccer/team and write a mission statement as well as two seasonal goals for the team.
For Thursday 1/31:
Why coach? (or Why do you want to coach?)
What are some of the goals of any coach?
Relate your experiences as an athlete in your response