2016 October Environmental Education 410

Make the Case for Environmental Education

By Oliver Spurgeon III | Posted on October 26, 2016

Today, NRPA members are joining education advocates and families around the country and asking Congress to provide the highest level of funding possible for better schools, science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programming, and hands-on, environmental education at park and recreation agencies.

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2016 October Toms Five Tips

Top 5 Education Session Submission Secrets

By Tom Crosley | Posted on October 25, 2016

Now is the time for you to submit your ideas for an education session for the 2016 NRPA Annual Conference. Here are five tips for submitting a successful education session proposal.

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2016 October Conference Reflections 410

Conference Reflections: It’s About Building Community

By Kirk W. Kincannon, CPRP | Posted on October 21, 2016

Kirk W. Kincannon, CPRP, AAPRA, Executive Director of the Fairfax County Park Authority, reflects on his time spent at the 2016 NRPA Annual Conference and how the lessons learned can be brought home to make a positive transformation in our communities.

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2016 October Conservation Lessons 410

Conservation and Volunteer Lessons Learned from Seattle Parks and Recreation

By Roland Richardson | Posted on October 3, 2016

In August, the NRPA conservation team took a trip to the rainy city to meet with staff from Seattle Parks and Recreation, and tour several of the city’s most iconic parks.

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