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Mulvaney, Michael A.; Hurd, Amy R. – Sagamore Publishing LLC, 2013
The "Official Study Guide for the CPRP Examination" provides up-to-date information in this new edition to assist the park and recreation professional in preparing for the CPRP examination. The study guide serves as an excellent source of information for any individual who works directly or indirectly in the field of park and recreation services.
Descriptors: Information Sources, Study Guides, Recreation, Certification
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Thiessen-Reily, Heather, Ed.; Digby, Joan, Ed. – National Collegiate Honors Council, 2016
The partnership that the National Collegiate Honors Council (NCHC) entered into with the National Park Service (NPS) almost a decade ago, when the Partners in the Parks (PITP) program was created, has immeasurably enriched the lives of undergraduate honors students and faculty from throughout the United States and abroad. This second edition of…
Descriptors: Parks, Experiential Learning, Partnerships in Education, Honors Curriculum
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Park, Soyoung; Nelson, Gena – Psychology in the Schools, 2022
There is an increased demand for useful measures that capture students' math learning during intervention. Similarly, there is an awareness of the importance of researchers observing guidelines for study quality in publishing intervention results, including information related to outcome measures. We investigated the characteristics of outcome…
Descriptors: Outcome Measures, Educational Quality, Mathematics Achievement, Early Intervention
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Park, Moonyoung – Language Assessment Quarterly, 2020
It has been over a decade since the International Civil Aviation Organization proposed Language Proficiency Requirements to improve aviation English proficiency and air safety through adequate aviation English tests. Yet, many of the aviation English assessment procedures appear to not meet international professional standards for language tests.…
Descriptors: Task Analysis, Traffic Safety, Air Transportation, Needs Assessment
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Sahni, Shibani; Park, Sang – Journal of Curriculum and Teaching, 2022
Objective: The purpose of this study was to investigate students' perspectives on a newly implemented program of Interprofessional education (IPE) in terms of its effectiveness in increasing the awareness about other health care professionals and providing tools to emerging dental professionals for comprehensive health care needs. Methods: A new…
Descriptors: Interprofessional Relationship, Professional Education, Allied Health Occupations Education, Allied Health Personnel
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Hallmon, Augustus W.; Myllykangas, Susan A.; Nagata, Shinichi – Schole: A Journal of Leisure Studies and Recreation Education, 2021
Myllykangas postulated that students studying various careers within the parks and recreation profession might prefer a certain learning style, which is, often the case, different from the teaching style used by the faculty. In order to address learning styles of students, it is essential to be able to adapt to the learning styles of each student…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Parks, Recreation, Leisure Time
Park, Kyungin – ProQuest LLC, 2018
This study introduces an approach that utilizes ten regression models to assist in the study of the relationship between predictors and a criterion as it pertains to group differences. The models range in complexity from a simple multiple regression model that assumes one size fits all, to a full moderated multiple regression model, where each…
Descriptors: Ethnic Groups, Differences, Predictor Variables, Multiple Regression Analysis
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Kodama, Corinne Maekawa; Park, Christen E. – About Campus, 2021
The Asian American Mentor Program (AAMP) at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), which has been a designated Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI) since 2010, is an Asian American, identity-based peer mentor program designed to provide academic and personal support as well as a sense of…
Descriptors: Peer Relationship, Mentors, Asian American Students, STEM Education
Henderson, Karla; Silverberg, Kenneth – Parks & Recreation, 2002
Highlights how research on volunteerism can assist parks and recreation organizations with recruiting and promoting volunteerism in their organizations, focusing on: reasons for volunteering, volunteers and social capital, and effective volunteer management. Two sidebars present Web resources for information on volunteerism and research-based…
Descriptors: Parks, Recreational Facilities, Social Capital, Volunteers
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Price, Taryn; Been, Nicole – Journal of Curriculum and Teaching, 2020
The Council on Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Related Professions (COAPRT) outlines standards for recreation programs to ensure a quality educational experience. The current case study presents findings from a youth-adult partnership in support of various COAPRT standards to assist in the development of aspiring recreation…
Descriptors: Partnerships in Education, Parks, Recreational Programs, Standards
Simpson, Wayne – 1974
The job placement manual of Forest Park Senior High School, Forest Park, Georgia, assists in producing a more effective program by providing specific job placement procedures for the high school. The 1,900 student high school, located in a suburban area south of Atlanta, had 522 graduates in 1974 (42 percent--college-bound, 10 percent--technical…
Descriptors: Administrator Guides, Guidance Programs, Guides, High Schools
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Park, Sunyoung; Kwak, Eun-Joo; Tak, Jin-young; Tate, Todd – Cogent Education, 2020
Many universities in Korea have implemented teaching TOEIC based courses in their core curriculums as a result of the increased popularity of the TOEIC test. With the assumption that reading and listening scores are inter-related with each other, a focus of this study is to find the distribution patterns of the reading comprehension (RC) and the…
Descriptors: English (Second Language), Language Tests, Second Language Learning, Scores
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Park, Junyun; Obeng, Jeremiah; Spezia, Peter; Huang, Jonathan; Morrone, Dana J. – Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education, 2021
Student feedback from an undergraduate biochemistry lab course suggested the use of visibly traceable proteins may assist learning. Based on this feedback, we used guided inquiry lab exercises where students developed and characterized a suite of fluorescent protein-dihydrofolate reductase (DHFR) fusions as tools for a biochemistry teaching lab.…
Descriptors: Biochemistry, Science Instruction, College Science, Undergraduate Study
Corporation for National and Community Service, 2017
AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community Corps) is a full-time, team-based residential program for men and women ages 18-24. AmeriCorps NCCC members are assigned to one of five regional campuses into teams of approximately ten members and complete 2-3 month projects responding to local communities' needs throughout the United States. To…
Descriptors: Residential Programs, Late Adolescents, Young Adults, Volunteers
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Vieyra, Rebecca E.; Vieyra, Chrystian – Physics Teacher, 2014
Mobile device accelerometers are a simple and easy way for students to collect accurate and detailed data on an amusement park ride. The resulting data can be graphed to assist in the creation of force diagrams to help students explain their physical sensations while on the ride. This type of activity can help students overcome some of the…
Descriptors: Handheld Devices, Technology Uses in Education, Recreational Activities, Parks
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