Why is Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion important and how does this eCourse help?
People are the guiding blocks of our communities. These unique individuals are who we serve through recreation to improve the health and well being of our communities. Incorporating strategies that enhance and respect the equity, diversity and inclusion of all individuals is vital to reducing health inequalities and ensuring the benefits of recreation are universal.
This free online course provides recreation professionals with a foundation for awareness, education, reflection and action steps to help improve the health and well being of our communities. Together let’s make recreation equitable and inclusive to all diverse participants by building our awareness and understanding of EDI within recreation settings!
Module 1: Introduction to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Recreation Settings
This introductory module provides a starting point to learn about equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) in recreation settings and provides a broad overview of education and awareness surrounding EDI. The other modules in this series will build off of the background information provided in this module.
Time: 45 minutesBegin Module!
Module 2: Stay tuned!
This module will will build off of the background information provided in module 1.