Here’s a thought: do you allow your Taekwondo students to ask questions in class? i’d like to get some input on this topic.   i mean, basically, do you allow a student, after you have given instructions on a drill or exercise, to ask a question before the exercise begins? post a comment! senior master babin

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Last week i talked about leadership and about making corrections.   let’s remember, the phrase from the instructor’s manual is ‘praise, correct, praise.’ i sometimes wonder if we have forgotten the WORD IN THE MIDDLE.   as i said last week, if we really are going to make the world a better place ONE BLACK BELT AT […]

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Reaching for Excellence A newsletter for ATA instructors by Senior Master William Babin – July 15, 2009 For the last ten years, the word “leadership” has been the primary cornerstone of much of our marketing. The funny thing is that we have ALWAYS been about leadership. Since way before there was a state or world […]

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