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March 1, 2016, Department, by NRPA

You don’t need the luck of the Irish to find your networking pot of gold this month. Just visit NRPA Connect to find the professional inspiration and answers for which you are looking! Below is a snapshot of discussions happening on Connect:

1.     One-on-One Shadows for Children with Special Needs: Does your agency provide one-on-one shadows (employees) to work with children with special needs in order for them to be included in your afterschool and summer camp programs? Professionals weigh in on their policies and ADA requirements. 

2.     Coaching Requirements: Some concepts under discussion in this thread include offering coaching incentives, employing staff at all games, background screening requirements and more.  

3.     Advice for Young Professionals: Members in this discussion help answer the question, “Where can a young professional find experience to land a job?” 

4.     Department Foundations: Your colleagues discuss how their foundations are established, structured and what they have accomplished. Resources, information and contacts are shared to help make your foundation a success. 

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