ERIC Number: ED179492
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Women in Sports, Spring 1977. Sports Kit.
Women's Equity Action League, Washington, DC.
Information concerning the Washington-based Women's Equity Action League (WEAL), its legislative recommendations, and internship program is presented. Excerpts from Title IX sections applying to sport and a memorandum from the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (HEW) regarding the legal obligations of school officials are included, as well as an outline of action required by schools to eliminate sex discrimination from athletic programs. A model letter of complaint and a description of HEW's prescribed response are given. A list of organizations concerned with women and girls in sport, a selected bibliography of children's books, an extensive general bibliography, and an annotated compilation of audiovisual materials are all included in this kit. A questionnaire designed to monitor users' needs and two overview papers on the general issue of educational finance, school sport, and sex discrimination complete the material. (LH)
Descriptors: Athletics, Audiovisual Aids, Educational Finance, Equal Facilities, Federal Regulation, Resource Allocation, Sex Discrimination, Sex Fairness, Social Bias, Womens Athletics
WEAL Fund, 805 15th Street N.W., Suite 822, Washington, D.C. 20005 ($4.00)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Women's Equity Action League, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Title IX Education Amendments 1972; Womens Equity Action League
Note: Chart of Federal regulations and WEAL publications list not available from EDRS