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August 3, 2018

Before fatigue becomes a serious problem, here are four suggestions for addressing fatigue at this point in the summer.

July 24, 2018

Happy Camp Kindness Day! Check out this blog from ACA President/CEO Tom Rosenberg about kindness at camp

July 16, 2018

I used to be a camp director, which means that, like many of you, my summers were spent in the whirl of camp. Each day flew into the next, and never did a day pass without a crisis (or 30). After ten weeks, I was left with a pile of mismatched... Read More

July 3, 2018

Hello camp evaluators! Welcome to Part 3 of my series on measuring enrollment. When I started this series, I believe I had in mind that it would be a single blog, but that blog extended into two and here we are at Part 3. The fact that this... Read More

June 22, 2018

The month of June holds a very special place in my heart. Warm weather, the joyous arrival of seasonal staff and campers, and of course, LGBT Pride Month. Pride is a time to celebrate the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community... Read More

June 19, 2018

To truly understand if you are serving campers in the ways you hope, you need to look at enrollment from several different angles.

June 5, 2018

Enrollment represents the number of campers we serve — but, as straightforward as that sounds, it’s not. 

May 25, 2018

As the summer of 2018 is getting underway, it is evident that this has been another challenging hiring season for many of you. It is likely there are camps out there still looking to hire for a few key positions or who may even have to continue... Read More

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