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By Diane Blankenship

ISBN-10: 0736077197

ISBN-13: 9780736077194

ISBN-10: 5320107900

ISBN-13: 9785320107905

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How will data be collected? How will data be analyzed? 1 and identify five specific evaluations that can be conducted within a park and recreation agency. Think of a public parks and recreation agency that has a multitude of classes such as swimming, water aerobics, indoor sport leagues, spinning classes, yoga classes, gymnastics, soccer, and other sport clinics for children. 3 Staff Training for evaluation of programs, services, areas, facilities. 4 Quality assurance. 1 CAPRA standards. Reprinted from NRPA.

The Wiggles and Giggles research problem meets this criterion because several elements of the classes can provide data to be evaluated. The data that can be collected include the following: –– Data on the instructors’ performance in conducting the classes –– Skills the children perform at the beginning and at the conclusion of the classes –– Data documenting that the objectives for the class were met through the class content –– Verbal feedback from parents about what they liked the best and least about the class These four sources of data can provide the researcher with a wealth of information for evaluating the Wiggles and Giggles class.

The recreation department’s largest program is the aquatic program. This area includes swimming lessons, open swim, and an outdoor pool. The agency wants to use the aquatics program to combat the obesity problem for this group. Experimental design: What experimental study could be conducted to address the problem? Describe the study: What is the treatment variable? What is the outcome variable? The purpose of this study is to measure the effect of __________ on ______________. Correlation design: What correlation study could be completed to investigate the obesity problem?

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