ERIC Number: ED254513
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Guidelines for Interscholastic Sports. Curriculum Support Series. A Resource Package to Supplement the Physical Educational Curriculum in Manitoba Schools.
Manitoba Dept. of Education, Winnipeg.
This document supplements the Manitoba Department of Education Physical Education Curriculum Guide (1981). It provides an outline of the philosophy and purpose of interscholastic athletic programs. Guidelines are provided for the organization of interscholastic sports programs and their implementation. Topics covered include: (1) the purpose of interscholastic athletics; (2) benefits of interscholastic programs; (3) the history and structure of the Manitoba High Schools Athletic Association; (4) participants' responsibilities for the interscholastic athletics program; (5) codes of ethics; (6) safety; (7) organization of practice and games; (8) qualities of a good coach; (9) public relations; (10) legal responsibility; and (11) related issues and concerns. Appendices include information on injuries, fund raising, the role of the student manager, and sample letters to parents. A 13-item bibliography is included. (JD)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Manitoba Dept. of Education, Winnipeg.