Coaches Bill of Rights

Coaches are the true backbone of the Odyssey Program! You donate your time so that students can explore and imagine and accomplish amazing challenges. You are there, every meeting, keeping an eye on the long term picture: getting a solution ready for presentation at the regional competition. You are there for the kids!
You have rights, too. There are many ways that you can be supported by your team's members and their parents. It's a good idea to let them know about your expectations early in the Odyssey season. At the beginning of the Odyssey season, it's not a bad idea to hand out the missive shown below:

Odyssey Coaches Bill of Rights