The Sports & Arts (S&A) Program at the Canadian Sport Centre Manitoba was created in 2001 in partnership with the Pembina Trails School Division to provide flexibility and support for high performance athletes and artists who wish to pursue their sport and art goals, as well as maintain a high standard in their academics. Matthew – You’re right sports, music, and arts teaches self-discipline and helps young people to become more focused adults. After that has been restored to proper balance, and cuts are still needed, yes cut sports, cut music, cut arts – for God’s sake teach our kids so they are no longer lagging behind even third world countries in math, history, geography, science, etc.
In an ideal and perfect world, a true competitor should have some of these qualities, but the reality is that most do not and it is the nature of sports in general to be associated with just the opposite. While the MMA and the Mixed Martial Artist have their roots in traditional Martial Arts, they have elected to concentrate on just the martial aspect of Martial Arts.
True, there may be budding songwriters in the schools who have their own bands, etc; but my experience indicates that THOSE musicians are not typically ones involved in the school band, chorus, or orchestra, and even if they are, their creative work is occurring outside the school and music room doors.
The BA in Performing Arts covers three major fields: dance, music, and theater. Attitudes- Those involved in fighting and martial arts have totally opposing attitude. Certain times of the classroom day were set aside for music education that included singing and listening to classical music while learning about it. The students were afforded an education in fine arts and music appreciation.
Kihei Maekawa, vice education minister, said a series of upcoming international sports events, including the Rugby World Cup in 2019 and the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, will lead Japan toward future prosperity. The final and least advantage of sports is that they are the huge market for countrie’s economy.