Federal legislation has mandated the demise of architectural barriers and has served as a catalyst for encouraging school and agency programming to accommodate all members of the community.
Positioning your park and recreation agency requires that you understand, provide, and highlight the work you do that is important to policy makers and constituents.
Leisure Services Management With Web Resources
Promotion communicates the value of the product - it is the mouthpiece of the product so to speak. With parks and recreation in particular, many products are actually services. When a tangible product is promoted, the product can be displayed in advertisements. However, a service does not have that luxury. Instead, a benefits approach should be taken to make a service seem more tangible.
Geocaching for Schools and Communities
Try out a fun activity from the new Geocaching for Schools and Communities.
The Park and Recreation Professional's Handbook With Online Resource
Defining leisure, play, and recreation provides us as leisure professionals with a strong foundation for the programs, services, and facilities that we provide. While we might disagree on the standard definition of leisure, play, or recreation, we are all concerned with providing an experience for participants.
Scooter Games eBook
Help children engage in beneficial play and endless movement opportunities with these scooter games.
Physical Activities In the Wheelchair and Out
Personalizing participation involves using the tools of space, equipment, and skill in unique ways that meet the abilities of each person.
Introduction to Recreation and Leisure With Web Resource-2nd Edition
The availability and adoption of Internet technology has increased exponentially since its introduction in the 1960s.
Campus Recreational Sports
The profession of campus recreational sports was founded on principles that remain at its core today: professional development of practitioners, nurturing of student learning and development, and dedication to promoting lifelong learning and healthy lifestyles for students and other members of the university community. Successful prospective professionals demonstrate a commitment to and understanding of these core principles.
Archery 4th Edition eBook
Although the under-chin anchors are very precise, they do take time to position properly. Some archers prefer to anchor on the side of the face (figure 6.3).
If it is not clear yet in this chapter, let me be unequivocal now. Leadership - your leadership - is about you. Your ability to be the best leader you can be does not depend on your attempts to copy others or emulate great historical figures. Rather, it has everything to do with knowing who you are and understanding what you need to do to become a better version of you. It is all about you.
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