The CPRS Recreation Section is happy to present the 2nd Addition of the Award Winning School of Rec Virtual Conference. The School of Rec theme is Rec And Roll. This virtual conference has been developed for all Recreation professionals with a full range of sessions that have developed to enrich and concentrate on the Rec Professional Experience. Rec And Roll with us.
General Daily Schedule
Wednesday- Welcome and Introductions, Keynote,
and Virtual Social 5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.
Thursday – Welcome, Full day of Sessions 9:00
a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Lunch Time Virtual Social 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Friday – Board Welcome, Presentations, Keynote
and Board Closing 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
a Dynamic Team
will be able to go back to their workplace and implement strategies to
facilitate and develop an effective on-boarding process. Attendees will
also be able to go back to their workplace and implement strategies designed to
empower staff, recognize staff and develop a productive team.
Conversations Going, JEDI Panel – Lead by Tiarra Warner
will discuss their personal experiences with Justice, Equity, Diversity, and
Inclusion. Keeping the conversation going will remind us all that as
individuals we part of the JEDI experience.
In this session, we will go over the basics of what a Request for Proposal
(RFP) entails, how to prepare for and write an RFP, and provide helpful RFP
tips so that you can feel comfortable and confident in writing your first or
your next RFP.
The Luca Effect
Parks and Recreation Managers must develop strong communication
and emotional intelligence skills to provide their team of various
personalities the tools to succeed. With the new light-speed and constant
changing environments and rules, many staff who were always considered
"stars and motivators" are burning out and beginning to self-doubt.
Come on a fun imaginative story telling adventure to refill your “cup” and find
your inner Luca to take your team to the next level!
session covers the most common mistakes to avoid when making public
No matter what level of your involvement in your organization
knowing the budget is necessary. This is a review of Budget Basics, important
budgetary factors, and cost recovery.
O.P.P. (Older Person’s Perception) B.A.D.?
perception of older adults impacts the validity of seniors as active and
contributing members in communities every day. From entertainment to health
care, the workforce to social media, how we think about and interact with older
adults can contribute to how they feel they fit in our communities. This
session will discuss how we can reframe our perception on aging and older
persons so that we can create more age friendly communities for all residents.
Practices for Job Applicants in Today’s Hiring Market” Panel – Lead by John Jones
A dynamic panel with perspectives from Coordinator to Director will share their
journeys in the Recreation Profession. This session is perfect for those
looking to make professional moves for the next step in their careers.
The membership rate will automatically be applied based on your current membership status. If you need assistance with your membership, before registering, please call the CPRS at 916-665-2777.
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