Approach these meetings with the proper attitude. Your goal is to learn and build relationships that will benefit you and your child. This is not about grilling to assure that your child will always be in the starting line up on a winning team.
Learn more about the coach of your child’s team. Become a good listener and encourage the coach to talk more about themselves. Ask about their philosophy is on Development vs. Winning. Ask how you can help!
Parents may want to give careful consideration to enrolling their children in a league that does not provide a league orientation meeting.