So What DOES a coach do?
Coaches are a vital part of the OM team –
do you have what it takes to help students to be at their best?
You certainly do!
Coaches are in charge of organizing team meetings, working through practice spontaneous problems, keeping parents informed, and obtaining materials (with the help of other parents if needed) for the needs of the team. Teams are responsible to stay within a budget, so they are encouraged to use free or recyclable materials as much as possible. Check out this slide presentation about being an Odyssey Coach:
REQUIRED VOLUNTEER CLEARANCES
The Child Protective Services Law (CPSL) requires certain individuals to obtain clearances in order to be employed, be a resource parent (foster or adoptive), or be a volunteer with children.