Teacher Hires to Help District with Phys. Ed. Compliance
by Sandra Tan News Staff Reporter July 2015
The Buffalo School District has been out of compliance with state-mandated physical education requirements for years, contributing to a young student population often described as restless, inattentive and increasingly fat.
Rec Director Returning to Post He Originated in 1984
by Julie Becker, firstname.lastname@example.org, Germantown-Menomonee Falls Now July 2015
The man who started it all will soon reprise his role as director of the Village of Germantown's Park and Recreation Department.
Coach's Job Future Uncertain After Bullying Allegations
by Miguel Rodriguez; News Sports reporter July 2015
During a special session meeting of the Board of Education on Tuesday at City Hall, no action was taken regarding a longtime Buffalo Public Schools coach amid a complaint filed under the Dignity of All Students Act.
Parent Coaches Under More Scrutiny in Youth Leagues
by Larry Mahoney BDN Staff July 2015
Coaches play a pivotal role for young athletes, but when those coaches also have children on their team, it presents a challenge in local athletic leagues, whose process for finding and vetting coaches is more stringent than ever.
Utah Colleges Not Alone in Being Misled by Coaches
by Brad Rock Deseret News July 2015
Along with "the check's in the mail" and "it looks just like real hair," the least trustworthy phrase on Earth is "I'm not going anywhere."
Success Meant Nothing for These Fired HS Coaches
by Greg Lee, Spokesman Review (Spokane, WA) July 2015
Two highly successful North Idaho high school baseball coaches have been fired. Nick Rook of Coeur d'Alene and Tom Grunenfelder of Lewiston were dismissed in recent weeks. Rook's dismissal became official Monday at a school board hearing.
Lakers Creating Staff Position to Optimize Analytics
by Bill Oram, The Orange County Register (California) July 2015
Lakers executives have long defended their use of advanced statistics, disputing the public perception that the 16-time NBA champions are behind the times.
Head Coach's Contract Clause Lifts Assistants Annually
by Mike Casazza, Charleston Daily Mail (West Virginia) July 2015
Not long after negotiating new contracts for assistant football coaches Ron Crook, JaJuan Seider, Lonnie Galloway and Joe DeForest in the winter, West Virginia University gave each additional raises in March totaling $150,000.
Bills Put Coach Accused of Punching Boy on Paid Leave
by Tyler Dunne, The Buffalo News (New York) July 2015
Two days after Aaron Kromer was arrested on a misdemeanor battery charge in Florida, the Buffalo Bills have placed the offensive line coach on paid administrative leave. Kromer is accused of punching a juvenile and threatening to kill his family.
High School AD Resigns Two Months After Taking Job
by Marc Pendleton, Dayton Daily News July 2015
Jonas Smith's tenure as the Upper Arlington High School athletic director ended before it started. The Dayton Public Schools AD since 2005, Smith was named to the Golden Bears' position in April, then resigned in mid-June.