ERIC Number: EJ635810
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Camping Programs--Critical Success Factors in Accessible Programs.
Taproot, v13 n1 p17-21 Sum 2001
Examines five critical factors in creating accessible camping programs for children with disabilities: program mission expressing inclusivity and empowerment, staff training that creates awareness and skills for inclusive programming, fully accessible facilities, shift in program design from "accessible program model" to "universal design," and staff resources to provide specialized services. (SV)
Descriptors: Accessibility (for Disabled), Attitudes toward Disabilities, Camping, Normalization (Disabilities), Program Design, Program Development, Social Environment, Staff Development
Coalition for Education in the Outdoors, Park Center, P.O. Box 2000, Cortland, NY 13045; Tel: 607-753-4971 (single issues: $8.00 each).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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Note: Theme issue title: "Accessible Outdoors."