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Resource ID: #24180
Subject: Sports
Source: WFAA-TV (Dallas)
Date: 1/22/08


"The WFAA-TV series, "A Passing Offense," revealed a systematic problem inside the Dallas public schools in which athletic excellence was prized over academic success. Despite a statewide "No Pass, No Play" rule that required athletes to achieve passing academic scores to continue to play sports, the rule was often flouted to win championships."

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