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Episode 11
August 30, 2018

In the 11th episode of CampWire, ACA's Communications Data Specialist Sam Hirt talks with Dan Reynolds from Camp Y Noah and Akron Rotary Camp in Ohio, Shanelle Rauh from Whippoorwill Farm Day Camp in Tennessee, and Brian Straka from AstroCamp in... Read More

August 27, 2018

Most camps hire college students to work as camp staff — primarily during the summer season, but on occasion throughout the year. When the employment situation is one where the student has no other obligations, the hiring and employment processes... Read More

August 20, 2018

Greetings camp evaluators! Congratulations on making it to the end (or very nearly the end) of your summer season.

Campers doing an experiment
August 13, 2018

Think back to the start of summer—are there things you know now that you wish you knew then?

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

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