Service Learning for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation
Determining whether a potential service-learning opportunity is a good fit for your class can be complicated. There’s more to finding a good service-learning project than just locating an agency that needs volunteers. A poor project fit can result in a neutral effect or a negative effect.
Hiking and Backpacking
Is your dog ready for the trail? Is the trail ready for your dog? Here are some points to consider when hiking with your pet.
Strength and power are two vital factors for successful performance in activities such as mountaineering, climbing, and cross-country skiing.
Inclusive Recreation eBook
Quality recreation services start with your interest and willingness to serve a variety of people with a broad array of abilities.
Therapeutic Recreation Leadership and Programming eBook
The TRS, in fulfilling the blended role, draws upon the sensitivity, self-awareness, and interpersonal communication skills of a therapist or helper, as well as the program planning skills, motivational abilities, and creativity of a recreation specialist.
Geocaching for Schools and Communities eBook
Try out a fun activity from the new Geocaching for Schools and Communities.
50 Games for Going Green eBook
Healthy active living takes on a new meaning when we take a second look at items and find new ways to be active using old stuff.
Leisure Services Financial Management With Web Resource
Leisure services managers have their challenges, making them no different than managers in other professions.
Inclusive Physical Activity-2nd Edition
When designing physical activity experiences, practitioners make decisions on how best to organize the setting and the activity plans to promote all objectives being achieved.
Tumbling Basics (eBook, PDF Version)
Safety is an extremely important aspect of any tumbling program.
Community-wide campaigns involve many community sectors and partnerships, are large in scale and require high-intensity efforts with sustained high visibility, and use communication techniques to develop the physical activity campaign messages.
We must improve our understanding of how Americans value the outdoors and the factors that explain participation in outdoor activities in our modern world. Current needs must be identified to help the federal government better establish its funding priorities.
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