Not only was John Wooden a great basketball coach, he was a master teacher. In fact, he was a great coach because he was a master teacher. What Wooden has learned from others in the classroom and perfected on the practice court are fundamental principles of effective teaching summarized in You Haven't Taught Until They Have Learned: John Wooden's Teaching Principles and Practices.
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