Qualities of a Great Gymnastics Teacher

Here’s the summary of excellent article by full-time gymnastics coach (and former juvenile delinquent worker) krsharp05:

you have to love kids.

Energy, Vitality, Zeal, Zest

Eye Contact

Work with ALL the children

Get involved, be attentive, be a constant part of the action

Maintain a high level of energy

Work on a variety of events and stations – mix it up


Supervise and control your class – don’t allow them to run amok

Communicate effectively and use positive reinforcement

Have Fun

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