Entries for May 2010

Ready, Get Set . . . Change

Friday, May 28, 2010
“While youth have always introduced new ideas that help shape culture, today’s young generation have found themselves at the very epicenter of major societal change."
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"We're No. 1"

Tuesday, May 25, 2010
Oh, how I dislike that chant at the end of sporting events.  But it does accurately describe one little aspect of Michigan’s role in the world.
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Safety First

Friday, May 21, 2010
We are most pleased when we see the policy makers of school sports focusing on the lasting, defining issues of educational athletics . . .
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Yes and No

Tuesday, May 18, 2010
Only the closest observers of MHSAA operations would notice this apparent dichotomy . . .
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New Year Resolutions

Friday, May 14, 2010
The 2010-11 MHSAA Membership Resolution is being mailed today to all school superintendents to be included on the agenda for their board of education or governing board prior to Aug. 1, 2010.
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Sounding Board

Tuesday, May 11, 2010
We recently announced the newest class to join the MHSAA Student Advisory Council . . . a student group which provides feedback to MHSAA staff regarding policies, procedures and programs at the local, regional and statewide levels.
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The Art of Athletic Administration

Tuesday, May 4, 2010
While objective measures of time and distance are staples of competitive sports, athletic administration is less science than it is art.  Snap decisions and judgment calls mingle with hard and fast rules... 
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