Week 5 | Discussions

Read the articles about Jake Porter. The story is about a boy with disabilities who made a touchdown in a high school football game.


Sports Illustrated: The Play of the Year by Rick Reilly
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/inside_game/rick_reilly/news/2002/11/12/life_of_reilly/
The Herald-Dispatch: The Jake Porter Story
http://www.bridges4kids.org/articles/1-03/Herald11-10-02.html

  • Do you think what the coaches did was the right thing to do? Why or why not?
  • Would it hurt high school competition if students with disabilities were encouraged to participate?

Respond to at least two of your classmates. 

Provide constructive feedback on the post. Compare your understanding with those of your peers and discuss how you plan to use this information to support your teaching and learning. Response to your peer posts are due by Sunday

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