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ERIC Number: EJ908682
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 14
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 28
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1066-8926
State Gender Equity Law & Athletic Participation among Community Colleges in Washington State
Hoffman, Jennifer L.; Horton, David, Jr.
Community College Journal of Research and Practice, v35 n1-2 p165-178 2011
This paper presents an overview of partial tuition waivers for athletic participation among community colleges in Washington State and its implications for state and federal gender equity policy and legislation. Using a mixed-methods approach, this article presents findings from Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act data, document analysis, and interviews with athletic directors and conference officials. Implications of the partial tuition waiver program on participation rates among Northwest Athletic Association for Community Colleges member institutions in Washington and the recommendations for gender equity are presented. (Contains 1 table.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Two Year Colleges
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Washington
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Higher Education Act Title IX