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TEACHING IN CRISIS? (My Take/Suggestions)

By Scott Olson / February 5, 2020 / Comments Off on TEACHING IN CRISIS? (My Take/Suggestions)

This year we are again hearing more about a shortage of teachers across the nation (and Australia, if you can believe it). A recent Gallup poll in the US shows that almost 50% of teachers are currently looking for a new job or a change. Add to that list athletic officials (referees), coaches, and many…

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The Lesson

By Scott Olson / June 5, 2019 / Comments Off on The Lesson

“The Lesson”   “Your guys didn’t look ready to play”. This comment came many years ago from the successful veteran coach, Steve Sandholm, after his state-ranked Knoxville Blue Bullet basketball team had just got done drubbing my Orion squad by 17 points. It wasn’t even that close. I didn’t take this comment as a dig…

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