Document Type

Graduate Project

Date of Degree Completion

Summer 1997

Degree Name

Master of Education (MEd)



Committee Chair

Gregory S. Chan

Second Committee Member

Joe Schomer

Third Committee Member

Jack L. McPherson


The purpose of this project was to develop a school law resource manual for athletic coaches employed in the South Kitsap School District in the state of Washington. To accomplish this purpose, a review of current literature regarding selected law and legal issues related to athletics was conducted.