ERIC Number: ED178524
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Sex Discrimination in High School Sports. A Report and Recommendations from Public Hearings on Interscholastic Athletics for Girls in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Commission for Women, Harrisburg.
The Pennsylvania Commission for Women held hearings on equal opportunity for girls in athletics in November 1978. Participants included coaches, parents, students, organization and state officials. Testimony was presented on inequities between girls' and boys' athletic programs, coaching and officiating salaries, and attitudes toward female and male athletes. The major issues that emerged from the hearings are presented in this report. Each is documented by summaries or quotations from the testimony. Recommendations for actions to improve the status of girls' high school athletics are also included. (JD)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania Commission for Women, Harrisburg.