American Association for Physical Activity and Recreation 

Saturday, March 10, 2007

8:00 AM-10:00 PM
Council on Accreditation - Business Meeting #1 (Business Meeting)
9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Adapted Aquatics Instructor Credential - Day 1 

Sunday, March 11, 2007

8:00 AM-10:00 PM
Council on Accreditation - Business Meeting #2 (Business Meeting)
9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Adapted Aquatics Instructor Credential - Day 2 

Monday, March 12, 2007

8:00 AM-10:00 PM
Council on Accreditation - Business Meeting #3 (Business Meeting)
9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Adapted Aquatics Instructor Credential - Day 3 
9:00 AM-4:30 PM
TESA: Training and Encouraging Senior Activity for Paraprofessionals 
1:00 PM-8:00 PM
AAPAR Executive Committee Meeting (Business Meeting)

Tuesday, March 13, 2007

8:00 AM-12:00 PM
AAPAR Board of Directors Meeting (Business Meeting)
8:00 AM-1:00 PM
Council on Accreditation - Business Meeting #4 (Business Meeting)
8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Paddling Safety Workshop (Canoeing & Kayaking) 
9:00 AM-4:30 PM
Teaching Adventure Skills in the Gym 
TESA: Training and Encouraging Senior Activity - Balance and Fall Prevention 
1:00 PM-5:00 PM
AAPAR Leadership Retreat (Business Meeting)
Council on Accreditation - Visitor Training (Business Meeting)
Master Teacher of Adapted Aquatics 

Wednesday, March 14, 2007

6:30 AM-7:15 AM
Wake up! Warm up! Inner Harbor Walk 
8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Dare to Share! 
9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Safety and Risk Management Council Business & Awards Meeting (Business Meeting)
9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Facilities and Equipment Business Meeting (Business Meeting)
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
A Preliminary Investigation of Factors Impacting Diversity in Swimming 
Athletic Facility Design and Management 
Julian W. Smith Lecture 
Movement, Monkeys and Friendship: Adaptations that Create Success 
12:15 PM-1:30 PM
Adventure Education Debriefing Tools 
Confronting Isolation from the Active Older Adult Lifestyle 
Design Lessons Learned - Designing and Building West Point's New Arvin Cadet Physical Development Center 
Developmentally Appropriate Assessment using Aquatic Developmental Trends 
1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Administration & Leadership Development Council Business Meeting (Business Meeting)
Fitness & Wellness Council Business Meeting (Business Meeting)
1:45 PM-3:00 PM
Adventure Education in the HPE Curriculum: Targeting the Global Issue of Obesity 
2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Professional Recreation Council Business Meeting (Business Meeting)
3:15 PM-5:15 PM
Learn Easy Angling Teaching Techniques through the National School Fly Fishing Education Program 
Using the "Enemy" to Increase Physical Activity 
5:30 PM-7:30 PM
AAPAR Roundtables (Business Meeting)

Thursday, March 15, 2007

6:30 AM-7:15 AM
Wake up, Warm up! Dance! 
Wake up, Warm up! Inner Harbor Walk 2 
7:00 AM-8:30 AM
APAC Claudine Sherrill Awards Breakfast (Breakfast)
7:30 AM-8:30 AM
Environmental Fitness Training 
Fundraising for Recreation Programs During Periods of Economic Constraints 
It's a Wet Hair Day - Aquafitness for the Older Adult 
Motivations Behind Raising Awareness and Funds for Charities through Sport 
8:45 AM-10:00 AM
AAPAR General Session - Are you an Exuberant Animal? A Primal, Practical and Playful Experience for the Whole Body 
10:15 AM-12:15 PM
CAAD 18th Annual Symposium on Research in Aging 
Facilities Essentials: Design/Construction Defects and Basic Building/Life Safety Codes 
Wheelchair Sport: an Overview 
10:30 AM-12:00 PM
APAC Business Meeting (Business Meeting)
Children, Youth and Families Council Business Meeting (Business Meeting)
Membership Committee Meeting (Business Meeting)
10:30 AM-12:30 PM
Bylaws and Operating Codes Committee (Business Meeting)
12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Creative Dance and Movement Program for Students with Intellectual Disabilities 
Developing an On-line Community of Practice within your School District 
7 Steps to Boomer Success 
12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Compasses, Maps and Pedometers: Plan, Exercise and Learn 
1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Publications Committee & Sagamore Meeting (Business Meeting)
1:45 PM-3:45 PM
Adventures in Physical Fitness: Meeting Fitness Goals Through Adventure Programming 
2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Awards & Nominations Committee Meeting (Business Meeting)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Convention Planning Meeting (Business Meeting)
2:45 PM-4:00 PM
Green Design and Facility Management 
SMART KIDS Start Their Day in the Gym! 
Teaching Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders in General Physical Education 
4:00 PM-5:30 PM
AAPAR, AAALF, and AALR Past Presidents Meeting (Business Meeting)
CAAD Business Meeting (Business Meeting)
CAOER Board of Directors Business Meeting (Business Meeting)
Council for Aquatic Professionals Business Meeting (Business Meeting)
4:15 PM-5:15 PM
Inclusive Fitness Activities: Keeping It Fun for Everyone 
Not Only Is He Bigger Than Me, He's My Coach! 
Utilizing Technology and Electronic Rubrics for Assessment in Adapted Physical Education and General PE 
Values-Based Leaders in Education and Sport 
4:15 PM-6:15 PM
How Adventure Can Enhance Your Physical Education Program 
6:30 PM-8:30 PM
AAPAR Social (Reception)

Friday, March 16, 2007

6:30 AM-7:15 AM
Wake up! Warm up! Tai Chi 
Wake up! Warm up! Walk Inner Harbor Walk 3 
7:00 AM-8:30 AM
AAPAR Facilities and Equipment Breakfast (Breakfast)
Measurement & Evaluation Council Breakfast & Business Meeting (Breakfast)
7:30 AM-8:30 AM
Cardio and Strength Interval Ball Training 
Obesity in Hispanic Children 
8:30 AM-10:00 AM
J.B. Nash Scholar Lecture Breakfast (Breakfast)
8:30 AM-10:30 AM
Lifelong Recreational Sports Council Business Meeting (Business Meeting)
8:45 AM-10:00 AM
Creating Functional Assessments to Assist Teachers in Developing Physically Educated Students 
Water Exercise as a Springboard to Swimming Skill Development 
WHOSE SPORT IS IT ANYWAY? The Effects Negatively Pushy Parents Have on Talented Children 
Symposium: Evidence and Experience-Based Training for Frail Older Adults 
8:45 AM-10:15 AM
AAPAR Poster Session 
9:15 AM-11:15 AM
NCPERID Membership Business Meeting (Business Meeting)
10:00 AM-11:00 AM
Family Recreation Week Meeting (Business Meeting)
10:15 AM-11:30 AM
International Project for Attitude Change in Adapted Physical Activity 
10:15 AM-12:15 PM
Geocaching for Muggles 
Neurobics: Cognitive Exercises for Older Adults 
11:00 AM-11:50 AM
Steppin' Seniors 
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
CAOER Business Meeting (Business Meeting)
12:15 PM-2:15 PM
MPEES Editorial Board Meeting (Business Meeting)
SuperStars Student Competition 
12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Beyond the Baby Boomers 
12:30 PM-5:00 PM
Baltimore Sports Venue Tour (Offsite Program)
2:30 PM-3:45 PM
Don't Let Winter Keep You Inside! An Active Approach To Outdoor Learning! 
Importance of Reducing Athletes' Sun Exposure 
KoBu Power 
Therapeutic Recreation In the Schools and the IDEA: Examples and Insights 
4:00 PM-5:15 PM
A Department Chair's Dream: Enjoying the Honeymoon/Avoiding Divorce! 
At the Front Lines: Navy Morale, Welfare, and Recreation 
Higher-Ed Adventure 
iPods: How to Implement these Techno Devices for Health or Physical Education Courses 
5:00 PM-6:00 PM
AAPAR New Executive Committee Meeting (Business Meeting)
5:30 PM-7:30 PM
PALAESTRA / APAC Social (Reception)

Saturday, March 17, 2007

7:30 AM-8:30 AM
Childhood Obesity and The Value of Play 
Nobody Left Behind in Elementary Physical Education 
Parents and Grandparents Need PE Too: Giving Teachers the Nuts and Bolts to Program for (Older) Adults 
Student Recreation Centers: Making the Most of Your Resources 
8:45 AM-10:00 AM
Driving Lessons: Navigating the Road to Grant Funding 
Playground Safety 101 
Promoting Bicycling in Your Community 
Social Physique Anxiety Research and Measurement: A 20-Year Retrospective 
9:00 AM-12:00 PM
AAPAR New Board of Directors Meeting (Business Meeting)
APENS Exam (Business Meeting)
10:15 AM-11:30 AM
Developing and Implementing College Degree Programs for Personal Fitness Trainers 
Physical Activity Assessment: A Look at Current Practices and Techniques 
Reach for the STARS: Outdoor Education in Physical Education 
Shape Up (or Ship Out): The Making of a Senior Athlete 
11:45 AM-12:45 AM
Risky Business: Minimizing the Risks Inherent in Physical Activity and Sport Settings 
Structured Preschool P.E.: What Is It and Why Must It Start This Young? 
1:00 PM-2:15 PM
IRT, 20 Years Later: Promises Made, Not Made and To Be Made 
Learning Basic Tai Chi Chuan Meditation in One Hour 
Snow or No Snow: Physical Education and Recreation Snowshoe Programming 
Sport Management: Applying Theory to Practice 
1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Processing in the Park Activities for Debriefing in Physical Education 

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