ERIC Number: EJ456595
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Sports in a School Curriculum: Four Postulates to Play By.
Swift, E. M.
Teachers College Record, v92 n3 p425-32 Spr 1991
Discusses four truths about high school sports: rules of the game are unassailable, the purpose of the game is winning, teammates are people who depend upon one another, and coaches are people to trust. The educational value of school sport is the pursuit, not the attainment, of excellence. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Psychosocial Factors