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Summer Coaches' School

Event Schedule

The MSU Summer Coaches' School is a two-day event on the campus of Michigan State University. The following times may be adjusted slightly as the event approaches.

If you are a coach working in a MHSAA-affiliated school, this event serves as levels 7 and 8 for the MHSAA Coaches Advancement Program (CAP) and provides 12 hours of SCECH credit. Additional registration and payment is required for CAP 7 and 8.

Monday June 19, 2017

MHSAA CAP 7

 

8:00am - 8:30am: - Brody Classrooms

Registration and Check-In

 

Session 1: 8:30am - 9:45am: - Brody Classrooms

Conference Opening; Creating culture and vision for a program

Dr. Andrew Driska, Michigan State University

 

9:45am - 10:00am

Break

 

Session 2: 10:00am - 11:30am: - Brody Classrooms -- participants will be broken into groups and assigned rooms accordingly

Breakout sessions on vision and culture; Planning and Programming for Success

Work with group facilitators: Karen Collins, Andy Driska, Karl Erickson, Dan Gould, Scott Pierce

 

11:30am - 12:30pm: - Brody Square

Lunch

 

Session 3: 12:30pm – 2:00pm - Brody Classrooms

Finding strength in our differences – working with a diverse team

Dr. Andrew Mac Intosh, Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality (RISE)

 

2:00pm – 2:15pm:

Break

 

Session 4: 2:15pm – 3:15pm: - Brody Classrooms

 

Building mentally tough athletes without getting fired

Dr. Scott Pierce, Illinois State University

 

3:15pm – 3:30pm:

Break

 

Session 5: 3:30pm – 4:30pm: - Brody Classrooms

Dealing with Athletic Politics

Shelley Appelbaum, MSU Executive Associate Athletic Director

Jacquie Joseph, MSU Softball Head Coach

 

4:30pm – 5:00pm:

Break

 

Session 6: 5:00pm – 7:00pm: - Kellogg Center, Red Cedar Room

Life Journeys Dinner – experienced coaches will share their stories and important lessons-learned

Dewayne Jones, Athletic Director of Detroit PAL

Bill McCullen, Women's Head Basketball Coach at DeWitt High School


 

Tuesday June 20, 2017

MHSAA CAP 8

 

Session 7: 8:30am - 9:45am: - Brody Classrooms

Principles of developing and refining athletic skill

Dr. Tony Moreno, Eastern Michigan University

 

9:45am – 10:00am:

Break

 

Session 8: 10:00am - 11:15am: - Brody Classrooms

Optimal physical conditioning

Dr. Joey Eisenmann, USA Football

 

11:15am - 12:30pm: - Brody Square

Lunch

 

Session 9: 12:30pm – 3:00pm: - Brody Classrooms-- Participants return to same small groups from Monday morning

Goal setting and communication

Work with group facilitators: Karen Collins, Andy Driska, Karl Erickson, Dan Gould, Scott Pierce

 

Session 10: 3:00pm – 4:00pm: - Brody Classrooms

Talk is cheap – identifying your strategies for the next season

Dr. Andrew Driska, Michigan State University