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ERIC Number: EJ418205
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0192-6365
Athletics vs. Academics: A Focus on the Future.
Haynes, Leonard L., III
NASSP Bulletin, v74 n530 p8-13 Dec 1990
Although high school students' primary focus should be academics, athletics often become their justification for being. Playing against extremely high odds of making it into professional sports, many high school basketball and football players (30 percent) are illiterate. We must work collaboratively to empower minority students by offering future-directed educational opportunities. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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