Carry On My Son: The Signal and the Noise in Coaching | Doug Lemov

Anthony Fowler my colleague at Uncommon Schools sent me a note this morning to pass along this great moment between Steve Kerr and Steph Curry.

“There’s something about him sharing the evidence (stats), and giving the positive reinforcement for him to keep going, even when it seems like he’s not performing his best,” Anthony wrote. A great coaching moment!  It hit me the same way- for a couple of reasons.

There’s definitely something powerful about a coach building up a player–and helping him to see the full picture of the value he’s bringing–even when he thinks he’s struggling. Hearing…

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