Tag: Sport

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Want to play college sports? A wealthy family helps

August 30, 2021

Via: ScienceDaily

It takes more than athletic talent to play varsity sports in college, at least for most young people, a new study suggests. Researchers found that U.S. high-school athletes were much more likely to play sports in college if they came […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

The Uncertain Future of College Sports

April 16, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

2020 witnessed the most boisterous summer of student athlete activism in half a century. Not since the late 1960s revolt of the Black athlete had college athletes been so outspoken. A letter from athletes to the Pac-12 Commissioner expressed the […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Channeling Students’ Passion for Sports Into Social Awareness and Bringing Change

January 7, 2019

Via: Ed Surge

How do you turn a student’s passion into a purpose that serves our global community? That was the challenge that confronted me when I took over the Sports and Society Class at Moreau Catholic High School in Hayward, Calif. As […]