ERIC Number: ED163719
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Assessing Therapeutic Recreation Manpower: Guidelines for Using the Survey Questionnaire.
Goldstein, Judith E.; Verhoven, Peter J.
The guide offers a framework for approaching the assessment process of recreation and leisure service delivery to handicapped children and youth by college/university faculty and administrators. Twenty-five questions regarding manpower assessment are answered, including the following: why is manpower assessment important and how is it usually conducted; what types of information should be sought; how is the mailing list completed; how should survey recipients be selected; should the questionnaire be pretested; is it advisable to get cost estimates; should survey forms be coded to facilitate followups; and how should the data be organized and used. Sample questions are included. (BD)
Descriptors: Administrator Guides, Delivery Systems, Educational Assessment, Handicapped Children, Higher Education, Program Evaluation, Recreational Programs, Surveys
National Recreation and Park Association, 160l North Kent Street, Arlington, Virginia 22209 ($3.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Recreation and Park Association, Arlington, VA.