Play to think smart Sports coaches have a duty of care towards children in their charge and ensure always that the safety and protection of the child comes first – whether presented with an actual hazard, or in relation to any form of abuse.
Each coach and teacher complies with "Play to think smart Ltd." working with children requirements and completes annual professional development on health and safety and topics relating to child protection.
Play to think smart has a dedicated Child Protection Officer in Senior Coach Mircea Cojocaru who will deal with any child protection, welfare or safety concerns when contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Leo (11 y.o) was a bright and curious child with a lot of potential, however he lacked focus, confidence and was prone to emotional outbursts.
After 3+ years of attending PTTS, Leo has developed self confidence, found a sport he loves, he is now able focus well, strategize and work hard despite challenges and has evolved in to a happy and balanced kid. As Parents, we have learned more about coaching kids through positive support and constructive inquiries.Ms M. Lee, Leo’s
Before joining Ptts basketball programme Clement (6 yr) was a passive boy who did not like taking risks. He didn’t want to try new things due to the lack of confidence. He was quite stubborn and liked to do things in his own way.
After 2+ years of attending PTTS, Through fun physical activity and games, he has learned important building blocks to becoming a better person, how to face failure & recover from mistakes, Cooperate with teammates & show respect, and lastly to forgive others and show empathy. As a parent, I have learned a great deal from PTTS in dealing with Clement.Sandra, Clement’s mom
Max (8y.o.) was always shy and slightly timid. According to feedback from both teachers and coaches, this projected in both class and sports which potentially could impact his development.
After attending PTTS for 2 years, He has not only rediscovered his love for basketball and other organised sports, ...But just as important, found a confidence in class to communicate his ideas and thoughts more confidently, which has positively impacted his progress according to Teacher reports.Amy & Brandon, Max’s parents
Caleb (6 y.o.) is very intelligent and a quick and highly motivated learner, but he was always very impatient and sometimes could not control his emotions.
After attending PTTS for 2 years, Caleb has developed much better control through seeing things from more perspectives and learning techniques of calming himself down. He is also building teamwork skills through really enjoying him in his basketball lessons!Karen Lee, Caleb’s mother