Answer the following questions in a Word document:
1. Which model do you think IS more influential in school sports currently in the United States?
What evidence do you see of either/both model in school sports, generally speaking? (based on personal experience)
Is it different between middle/high school and college? If so, why do you think that is?
2. How might youth, adolescents and young adults be socialized differently if sport fell completely under the “Pleasure and Participation” model? In other words, how might adults BE different and have different values?
3. Think big – WHY do you think the “Power and Performance” model of sport is so powerful and dominant in the United States?