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People in the position of coach or teacher have great potential for influencing for good. Kids learn important lessons from coaches and teachers. There are coaches and teachers that are changing lives and making a difference. Coaches and teachers can fill in the gaps for parents in helping their children learn important lessons in life. Relationship expert, Matt Townsend, draws from the life of John Wooden, legendary basketball coach at UCLA, to show the power of coaches and teachers in the life of young people. CLICK HERE to hear more about the influence of a coach or teacher. (Depending on the speed of your internet connection, this could take a few minutes to download the audio.)