There are a variety of excellent practicum/field experiences associated with Brockport's program. Some are offered on campus and others are offered off campus in both inclusive settings and special settings. They provide opportunities for teaching, consultation, and research.
The on campus field experiences consist of a Swim N'Gym program in which schools in the area bus participating youngsters to Brockport on Friday mornings for the program. Camp Abilities, is a one-week summer sports camp offered for children who are visually impaired, blind or deafblind. The Rochester Rookies, which is an ongoing sport training program designed to develop sport skills of individuals who use wheelchairs with disabilities for participation in athletic/sport programs, is offered weekly. The Empire State Games for the Physically Challenged is an annual competition offered and held at the college for 275-300 youngsters with disabilities competing in sport activities.
Field experiences in off campus special settings include the following schools/agencies: Mary Cariola Children's Center, Augustine Children's Center, New York State School for the Blind in Batavia, Forman Center (Fairport) - BOCES I, Genesee Valley Academy, School of the Holy Childhood, Rochester School for the Deaf, St. Mary's School for the Deaf in Buffalo.
Field experiences in inclusive settings include public school programs in Monroe and Orleans County including the Rochester City School District.
Dinner and a Movie with the Friends of Drake Memorial Library
6:30 pm - 9:15 pm