Watch the video below with youth, then use the questions below to have a mentoring conversation with them.

  1. What does it mean to be coachable?
  2. How does someone show that they are not coachable?  Give some examples.
  3. In what ways do you show that you are coachable?
  4. In what areas are you having a hard time being coachable?  Why?
  5. In school, how are you showing that you are coachable (teachable)?
  6. What does a student do that shows they are not coachable in the classroom?
  7. Are there certain classes that you are showing that you are not coachable (teachable)?  Why?
  8. If you have a coach, teacher or supervisor that you don’t like, does that affect whether or not you are coachable (teachable)?  Why or why not?
  9. How will you improve being coachable in and outside or your sport?