ERIC Number: EJ834861
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Apr
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 35
Rediscovering the Role of Interscholastic Sports
Davis, William J.
Educational Forum, v73 n2 p122-132 Apr 2009
The goals of today's school athletic programs are vastly different from the original intentions of the administrators who established the first interscholastic athletic teams. For athletics to be anything more than a drain on school and taxpayer resources, these programs must undergo serious changes.
Descriptors: Extramural Athletics, Physical Activities, Athletes, Extracurricular Activities, High School Students, Instructional Leadership, Educational History, Competition
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools; Postsecondary Education
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