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harvardpolitics.com/united-states/sports-vs-education-false-choice

Oct 23, 2013 ... Even in high schools—especially in high schoolsacademics ... Axl, a high school football star with a college athletic scholarship awaiting him.

www.rightfitpress.com/FreeDownload/FreeChapter_PMIC.pdf

athletic vs. academic priorities. One is no better or worse than the other, you just need to determine what is right for you. Athletic Priority. Some high school ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/clark-power/athletics-vs-academics_b_4592926.html

Jan 14, 2014 ... From the very beginning of intercollegiate athletics, the pursuit of ... an education that was not available to them in high school or grade school.

www.adn.com/voices/article/academics-not-athletics-should-be-high-school-priority/2008/11/19

Nov 18, 2008 ... Our schools' report cards don't look very good. As we run around trying to figure out why Johnny can't read and Susie can't do math, I think we ...

quod.lib.umich.edu/j/jsas/6776111.0004.108/--comparing-the-academic-performance-of-high-school-athletes?rgn=main;view=fulltext

High school athletes earned higher grades, graduated at a higher rate, dropped out of ... High school, Athletes versus non-athletes, Academic performance.

time.com/3827196/why-student-athletes-fail

Apr 20, 2015 ... Student-athletes tend to take easier classes and get lower grades than ... And so we did, surveying 147 student athletes (including some still in high school) ... But when asked the value they place on academics, the result was ...

blogs.edweek.org/edweek/walt_gardners_reality_check/2011/07/academics_vs_athletics.html

Academics v. Athletics in High School. By Walt Gardner on July 1, 2011 7:16 AM. In the wake of relentless pressure to improve or risk losing taxpayer support, ...

www.forbes.com/sites/ccap/2014/11/04/scoreboards-vs-blackboards-athletics-influence-in-academic-institutions

Nov 4, 2014 ... Scoreboards vs Blackboards: Athletics' Influence in 'Academic' Institutions. CCAP , ... High performing football and basketball teams bring millions in revenue ... Does athletic success bring either prestige or wealth to schools?

www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2013/10/the-case-against-high-school-sports/309447

The United States routinely spends more tax dollars per high-school athlete than per ... If they made it into the newspaper, it was usually for their academic ...