ERIC Number: ED224636
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
The Bradford Papers. Volume I, Proceedings from the 1980 Institute on Innovations in Camping and Outdoor Education With Persons Who Are Disabled.
Robb, Gary M., Ed.
Presented in written form are nine workshops given at the 1980 Institute on Innovations in Camping and Outdoor Education With Persons Who Are Disabled held at Bradford Woods, Indiana. Topics of presentations include: an overview of efforts in outdoor education for the disabled; a description of the Sunrise Model, a curriculum for outdoor education and outdoor therapy; Vinland National Center's promotion of health sports for the disabled; canoeing and kayaking for the physically disabled; results of an evaluative research study pertaining to 2-week vs. 6-week camping for handicapped boys; experiences of accessibility when temporarily "handicapped"; development of model camps responsive to individual needs of special children; special education in the out-of-doors; and a description of the Handicapped Unbound Program for the severely and profoundly mentally retarded adults in Coolidge, Arizona. An evalution of the conference concludes the proceedings. (ERB)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Adults, Camping, Canoeing, Children, Curriculum Development, Disabilities, Experiential Learning, Mental Retardation, Models, Outdoor Activities, Outdoor Education, Rehabilitation
Indiana University/Bradford Woods, 5040 State Road 67 N., Martinsville, IN 46151 ($5.00 each; set of vol. 1 and vol. 2 $10.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: American Camping Association, Martinsville, IN.; Office of Special Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Indiana Univ., Bloomington. Dept. of Recreation and Park Administration.