Small School Discipline

As written for now closed Coach XO…

Hi, I’m Justin, Head Football Coach at Cornerstone Charter Academy in Belle Isle, FL. I also write the blog “Ironman Football.” Today I’m going to discuss the balancing act a small school coach goes through to instill discipline and maintain steady attendance during the season and off-season. 

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Your Program as a Mirror of your Personality

As written for now closed Football & Coffee…

I’ve always been told that the key to building a successful football program, at any level, is to get the program to mirror your personality as the head football coach. At a school like Cornerstone Charter Academy, it’s been tough to change the culture and reconstruct what was built in the two years before my arrival as an assistant, and the months of service as an assistant without much say in the culture of the program.

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