ERIC Number: ED226901
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Site and Facilities Managerial. Student Guide to Home Study. Camp Administration Series.
The site and facilities managerial home study student guide of Project STRETCH (Strategies to Try Out Resources to Enhance the Training of Camp directors serving the Handicapped) begins with a brief overview, a list of desired outcomes of camp director education, instructions on phases I and II of home study, a student needs assessment form, a seven-page reading checklist, a student vita form, an individualized plan of work form, and a list of suggested learning activities. The learning assignments consist of five lessons outlined in terms of competency area, suggested readings, objectives, discussion, activities, and review. Among the competencies listed are: knowledge of the principles of site planning and long range development; knowledge of the interdependence of all living and non-living resources, identifying man's responsibility for them; knowledge of the principles of preventative maintenance of site, facilities, and equipment; knowledge of federal, state, and local laws and American Camping Association standards relating to site and facilities; and ability to analyze complications for site and facility operation when serving the handicapped. A home study learning activity report form and instructor evaluation form are included. Supplementary reading materials are appended. (BRR)
Descriptors: Accessibility (for Disabled), Administrator Education, Adult Education, Camping, Competency Based Education, Correspondence Study, Disabilities, Educational Facilities Planning, Independent Study, Learning Activities, Outdoor Education, Records (Forms), Resource Materials, Site Development, Standards, Student Teacher Relationship, Study Guides
American Camping Association, Bradford Woods, Martinsville, IN 46151-7902.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (ED), Washington, DC. Div. of Personnel Preparation.
Authoring Institution: American Camping Association, Martinsville, IN.