Depending on what happens with Michael Vick, the NFL may end up sending the message that a player's health matters more than championship aspirations, no matter how grandiose they might be.
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September 19, 2011
September 14, 2011
BSN Sports, a sporting goods distributor, announced a $1 million program today dedicated to distributing free athletic equipment and uniforms to youth recreation leagues and schools facing budget cuts.
September 14, 2011
Many residents in Atlanta's East Lake community would say it was golf that saved their ailing town.
September 12, 2011
Magic Johnson Enterprises will work with EdisonLearning, an educational services provider, on a dual-front approach to help support urban students.
September 06, 2011
Sanders, along with other business partners, laid out a plan to open a charter school in front of the Texas board of education's charter school committee last week.
July 29, 2011
The challenge, which kicks off Aug. 1 and runs through November 21, will tally up the number of mentor applications submitted in each state over that time period.
July 11, 2011
A continuous program of sports helped boys improve their self-control and reduce overall feelings of aggression, according to a new study from Israel.
July 10, 2011
After nearly two decades of magic on the tennis court, Andre Agassi is ready to tackle his next big challenge: giving larger numbers of underprivileged children a chance to succeed through charter schools.
June 18, 2011
After setting up a lemonade stand a block away from the U.S. Open on Thursday, county officials forced the children to move their stand, citing traffic and safety concerns.
June 13, 2011
In an interview with Schooled in Sports, Coach Cate discusses her journey, the importance of physical education in schools, and her thoughts about why phys. ed. teachers should be on Wheaties boxes.