Service Learning for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation
Service-learning experiences have multiple, proven benefits for students, teachers, communities, and learning institutions.
Campus Recreational Sports Facilities
Planning for recreational opportunities is an important task that all institutions must undertake. This nine-step process will help you prepare a comprehensive recreational facilities plan that will meet the needs of a college or university.
Teaching Yoga for Life
Read about the five steps for teaching a yoga pose, correct alignment, and holding a yoga pose.
Technical Skills for Adventure Programming
This lesson covers how to maneuver safely and efficiently through a cave using basic techniques.
Leisure Services Management eBook With Web Resources
Reward systems serve several purposes in organizations. Effective reward systems help an organization be more competitive, retain key employees, and reduce turnover. Reward systems also can enhance employee motivation and reinforce the image of an organization among key stakeholders or future employees.
Team-Building Activities for the Digital Age
Music is more accessible than ever before. People simply log on and download whatever they like, and this ease of access has helped create a generation that often seems to live for music.
You will quickly see evidence of this dimension of young people�s lives as you progress through the audio activities presented in this chapter.
Therapeutic Recreation Leadership and Programming
The TR professional safeguards these values for clients, advocating for their rights to these values in their lives and providing the services to ensure them.
Risk Management in Outdoor and Adventure Programs
Failure to meet the standard is negligence, and the person proven negligent is liable for any damages caused by such negligence. The standard is not subject to a precise definition and is judged on a case-by-case basis.
Race, Ethnicity, and Leisure
Sport participation has become a fixture in the lives of many Americans. From an early age, many people are engaged in or connected to various sporting activities in some fashion.
Before it was the site of a water-powered gristmill and a hydroelectric plant, Burgess Falls State Park was home to Native Americans who used the land as a hunting ground. European settlers began settling in the area in the late 19th century as the numerous falls and rapid flow of Falling Water River were used to power grist and saw mills.
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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