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Monday, May 13, 2013
ACA camps work intentionally to develop communities that bring everyone closer — living and learning together.
Seth Godin once said: “For millions of years, human beings have been part of one tribe or another. A group needs only two things... Read More
Monday, May 6, 2013
Monday, April 29, 2013
Change. Credit. Claim.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Guest post by Mary Rogers
A few years ago, someone asked me how camp could possibly still be relevant for children in the 21st century. As a camp professional, the answers seemed so obvious that I had to really think how to explain why... Read More
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Visit Career One Stop’s Competency Model to find an outline for your counselors’ resumes.
The camp experience/job helps counselors hone their personal effectiveness competencies. They must demonstrate initiative, integrity, and... Read More
Monday, April 8, 2013
When the science of early childhood development discovered the important, rapid growth that takes place from birth to age eight, babysitting was transformed into a profession: early childhood education.
That said, early adolescence and... Read More
Monday, April 1, 2013
Okay, so, I know I harp on play. Yet, with all the disparate nomenclature surrounding noncognitive skills, character building, and the plethora of “readiness” inventories, I find it may just all be about a four-letter word: PLAY.
I was... Read More