Call for Education Session
National Institute on Recreation Inclusion
November 8 - 10, 2010
On behalf of the 2010 NIRI Program
Committee and NRPA, we would like to invite all interested
speakers to submit education session proposals for the 2010
NIRI to be held in Chicago, Illinois on November 8 - 10, 2010.
We are seeking dynamic speakers and leaders who can
share knowledge, experience, and best practice techniques on
The areas of focus for NIRI 2010
. Access and Training:
Knowledge about parks and facilities planning,
accessibility standards and guidelines, training needs, tips,
. Management and Supervision:
Knowledge about managing and supervising the
recreation inclusion process including-but not limited
to-assessment, funding, legal definitions, interpretations,
inclusion models, court, and administrative decisions.
. Philosophy and Policy: Basic
knowledge of the nature of the recreation inclusion process,
philosophy, policy, and strategy development.
. Programs and Services: In-depth
knowledge about developing and implementing inclusive
recreation programs and partnerships.
NRPA is now
accepting proposals for concurrent sessions, which take place
in 1.25 hours, 2.25 hours and 3.25 hours time blocks.
proposal deadline is Friday, March 19, 2010.
Click here to learn more about how to submit
your proposal. All Proposals must be submitted through
the online proposal form.
For questions, please
contact Danielle Price
or 800.626.NRPA (6772) or 7-1-1 for hearing and speech