Originally Posted by Frogwatch
I admit to being a poor teacher. Teaching is not my job. IF someone wants to sail then learning some basics is their job.
Maybe not but do you or do you not want your wife and kids to take part ?
If not then cool, to hell with them but if yes then you need to work your way around the problems.
Reality is that you are the skipper and part of the skipper's role is to educate the crew.