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High School Student Athletes And Nonathletes' Disciplinary Referrals And Grade Point Averages, Jack Willard Calhoun
Walden Dissertations and Doctoral Studies
High School Student Athletes and Nonathletes'
Disciplinary Referrals and Grade Point Averages
MEd, Georgia Southwestern State University, 1998
BS, Georgia Southwestern State University, 1997
Doctoral Study Submitted in Partial Fulfillment
of the Requirements for the Degree of
Doctor of Education
This quantitative study investigated how athletic participation in public high schools influenced students' academic achievement and positive social behavior. Disciplinary referrals are on the rise in American schools and are a cause of concern for teachers, administrators, parents, and community members. School personnel currently implement programs designed to curb discipline problems in the ...