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ERIC Number: EJ528595
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0730-3084
Including Athletes with Disabilities: Interscholastic Athletic Benefits for All.
Kozub, Francis M.; Porretta, David
Journal of Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, v67 n3 p19-24 Mar 1996
This article argues for allowing disabled athletes to participate in interscholastic events in the most inclusive setting possible. A continuum of opportunities is described with benefits to all participants, disabled or able-bodied. Suggestions for coaches are offered including dealing with the issue of competition. An insert includes excerpts from suggested guidelines for providing fair accommodations for athletes with disabilities. (DB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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