Coaching Resources

Articles, guides, stories and more to guide you in your effort to become a better E-Sports coach.

How To Run Warm-Ups At E-Sports

How To Run Warm-Ups At E-Sports 1200 800 Jackson Schaefer

Inclusion always needs to begin somewhere. At E-Sports, inclusion begins with a warm-up.

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Coaching Tips: Motor Control Theory and the Ultimate Goal of E-Sports Training

Coaching Tips: Motor Control Theory and the Ultimate Goal of E-Sports Training 1200 686 Lauren Marquez

The ultimate goals of E-Sports (Exceptional Sports) coaching are: Include people of all abilities to the fullestWork to help people further develop their motor skills These goals are what set…

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The Role of a Peer Coach: Friendship

The Role of a Peer Coach: Friendship 1400 800 Lauren Marquez

Peer coaches are the players in a group who are willing to take leadership in including their peers. All children, both with typical needs and special needs, can be taught…

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The Role of an Assistant Coach

The Role of an Assistant Coach 1400 800 Lauren Marquez

If you have ever been to an E-Sports session, whether it be E-Soccer, E-Karate, E-Dance, or E-Fitness, you will not only head coaches running the drills, but many volunteers participating…

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Coaching Tips: How To Set Up a Field

Coaching Tips: How To Set Up a Field 150 150 Lauren Marquez

Watch the video above for instructions and inclusion tips for setting up a field! Click on the photo below for a diagram of the field layout. This is a part…

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The Role of A Head Coach

The Role of A Head Coach 1400 800 Lauren Marquez

The role of the head coach is to oversee the E-Soccer session for one age group. They create weekly agendas, lead the sessions, mentor assistant coaches, oversee progress reports, attend…

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Coaching Tips: Making, Leading and Communicating the Agenda

Coaching Tips: Making, Leading and Communicating the Agenda 1400 800 Lauren Marquez

If you’re a head coach at E-Soccer, then one of your responsibilities is creating and leading the weekly agenda for your group. You’re also in charge of communicating that agenda…

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How to Build a Child’s Confidence at E-Sports

How to Build a Child’s Confidence at E-Sports 1400 800 E-SPORTS

“Welcome to E-Soccer Island! We are going to get ready to fly around the island, so put your arms out and get your wings ready! Turn on your planes and…

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5 Ways to Communicate with a Nonverbal Child at E-Sports

5 Ways to Communicate with a Nonverbal Child at E-Sports 1400 600 E-SPORTS

“Just because a person can’t speak doesn’t mean they have nothing to say.” A very important reminder from a parent of a nonverbal child.   Communication is a basic human need…

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Teen Coach Wins Jefferson Award for “Includitude” Club

Teen Coach Wins Jefferson Award for “Includitude” Club 900 506 Ray Kim

(Photo – Lauren Marquez is third from the left) “If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded.” – Maya Angelou Success is…

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