https://www.acacamps.org/resources/research-reports-summaries-data-mapsResearch Reports, Summaries, Data, and Maps
All the data from all the research.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/activities-programs-outcomes-impactFrom Activities and Programs to Outcomes and Impact
Helping Kids Change Their Stories — A Taste of Camp Measurement North of the Border is a short blog series that explores Tim Hortons Foundation Camps’ summer and school programs and their...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/unexpected-upside-evaluation-how-your-program-may-improve-even-results-areThe Unexpected Upside of Evaluation: How Your Program May Improve, Even Before Results Are In
Simply by being more intentional about assessing your program, and using existing research to sharpen your focus onto the things that matter most, you may be surprised by just how easy it is to make...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/future-camp-researchThe Future of Camp Research
In this blog, Jessie Dickerson describes how camp researchers and camp professionals came together at the 2019 ACA National Conference to envision a future for camp research.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/program-quality-camp-interview-director-mountain-campProgram Quality at Camp: An Interview with the Director of Mountain Camp
What is program quality at summer camp? Is it really worth it? ACA research assistant Rob Warner shares some highlights from his interview with Don Whipple from Mountain Camp.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/campwire-episode-9-camp-resarch-laurie-browne-jim-sibthorpCampWire Episode #9 - Camp Resarch with Laurie Browne and Jim Sibthorp
In the ninth episode of CampWire, ACA's director of research Laurie Browne talks with another researcher, and longtime camp friend, Jim Sibthorp about ACA's 5-year research study.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/what-know-about-demographic-evaluation-questions-how-make-them-count-part-1What to Know about Demographic Evaluation Questions and How to Make Them Count, Part 1
Wheewww! Summer is about over, if not over for most camps, which means that it's time to reflect on another eventful and exciting season. Along with a bit of a breather, this time of year brings lots...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/what-know-about-demographic-evaluation-questions-how-make-them-count-part-2What to Know about Demographic Evaluation Questions and How to Make Them Count, Part 2
The latest Research 360 blog covers how to use camper demographic information to create more equitable camp experiences.
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/tools-measuring-youth-development-outcomesTools for Measuring Youth Development Outcomes
The youth development outcomes tools were designed specifically for camps interested in exploring what their campers gain from their camp experience.