Per Senate Bill 38 all students are now required to complete the NFHS Concussion for Students course. This can be accessed from the NFHS Learn website by Clicking Here.
This week the AD’s Tip of the Week is Health and Safety of Student-Athletes. At the start of each athletic season the athletic director must insure that all coaches, parents and students have recently completed the concussion education requirements under SB38. All applicable concussion forms (coach, parent and athlete Concussion Information Sheet) and access to the NFHS Concussion Courses are available under “ADMIN HUB” menu, then click the “SPORTS MEDICINE” link on the NMAA web site.
NMAA Executive Director Sally Marquez will attend the Fall Regional Meetings around the state in conjunction with the Cooperative Educational Services. The NMAA encourages all Athletic Directors to attend a session in their area. This will be an opportunity for Athletic Directors to have an open forum type session with the NMAA Executive Director on issues and topics of interest to them. Please note that the September 19th meeting at the NMAA Office is not in conjunction with CES.
Meetings are scheduled as follows:
August 29th – Pojoaque – 9:00 a.m.
August 31st – Bloomfield – 9:00 a.m.
September 7th – Tularosa – 9:00 a.m.
September 12th – Las Cruces- 9:00 a.m.
September 19th – Albuquerque (NMAA) 9:00 a.m.
(Not in conjunction with CES)
September 21st – Eunice – 9:00 a.m.
September 26th – Melrose – 9:00 a.m.
September 28th – Las Vegas – 9:00 a.m.