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Unformatted text preview: shouldnt have to be stressed out by the student athletes lack of work and the teacher shouldnt have to feel pressured into giving athletes grades. Also, I feel that this grade requirement is necessary but can sometimes be detrimental to students because teachers may give in and just give them the grade so the athlete can play in his game. A lot of the time teachers are friends with coaches and help out students, which I believe is unfair to other non-athlete students. If students do not make the grade requirement than I believe that a suspension is necessary. Without punishment, students will never do the work required of them. Another reason that I believe athletes need to be academically rounded no matter how talented they may be is because of injuries. Injuries are very unpredictable and can ruin your career if you have bad luck or improper training....
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- Spring '11