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ERIC Number: ED135789
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976-Sep
Pages: 203
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Competitive Athletics: In Search of Equal Opportunity.
Dunkle, Margaret
This manual provides institutions with a guide for gathering and evaluating information to assess equal opportunity in their athletic programs and for developing strategies to attain equal opportunity. It was prepared primarily for athletic directors, administrators, coaches, and others concerned with providing equal athletic opportunity in schools. The following topics are discussed: (1) a general plan for evaluating and achieving equal opportunity for women and men in athletic programs; (2) an examination of the equal opportunity act (Title IX); (3) key elements of the equal opportunity requirements; (4) employment--assignment and compensation of administrators, coaches, officials, and other athletic personnel; (5) financial aid to athletes--athletic scholarships; (6) other equal opportunity issues; (7) organizational and structural issues; and (8) the funding of intercollegiate athletic programs. Selected resources are listed. (JD)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Women's Program Staff.
Authoring Institution: National Foundation for the Improvement of Education, Washington, DC. Resource Center on Sex Roles in Education.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Amendments 1972; Title IX Education Amendments 1972