Envision Academy coach Jon Vinson says he has spent two decades doing something he is passionate about: coaching young kids to play basketball.
He insists it is a way to keep them disciplined, engaged and focused. That’s why he pays many of their basketball expenses out of his own pocket and raises money through donations and car washes. Recently, Amber Lee of KTVU caught up with Vinson after hearing that Uber and the Warriors had teamed up to honor the coach and his players by giving them tickets to the January 16th Warriors game against the Cleveland Cavaliers..
Envision’s Instructional coaches are all about helping teachers be their best, support students, and work collaboratively. Watch this great example of a recent Saturday workshop for Envision teachers, designed and delivered by Envision’s Dave Carter, all about building the Warm Demander stance in order to effectively engage students and hold them to high expectations:
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