https://www.acacamps.org/resources/how-start-campHow to Start A Camp
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https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/welcome-digital-cabin-how-new-technologies-can-deliver-better-summer-experienceWelcome to the Digital Cabin: How New Technologies Can Deliver a Better Summer Experience
Technology and camping? Hearing those two words together often sparks ire among camp management. “We don’t allow our kids to use techie toys!” you declare. Of course, unless you run a computer camp,...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/campline/electronic-medical-records-camp-setting-hipaa-considerationsElectronic Medical Records in the Camp Setting: HIPAA Considerations
One of the pervasive considerations with electronic medical records (EMR) is protecting the privacy of the individual. People seem to get very nervous about security issues with electronic records,...
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/start-camp-how-aca-can-helpStart A Camp - How ACA Can Help
ACA has a variety of excellent resources for information, inspiration, & encouragement.
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/laws-regulations-affecting-your-campLaws and Regulations Affecting Your Camp
Federal, State, County, Municipal Regulations and Taxes There are a number of regulations and taxes that apply to the camp industry. These will vary by state or local governmental bodies. It may...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/ten-ways-make-great-use-your-summer-photosTen Ways to Make Great Use of Your Summer Photos
Remember all of those amazing photos you took last summer? Now is the time to put them to good use. If you took thousands of photos, or even if you only took a few hundred, the first step in making...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/campline/droning-important-resources-use-drones-campDroning On — Important Resources for the Use of Drones at Camp
Drones are a great tool for camps, both for use in programming and in collecting valuable footage of your property for use in a camp marketing video. Relatedly, some camps find themselves in the...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/maybe-not-inevitable-case-technology-free-summer-campMaybe Not Inevitable: A Case for Technology-Free Summer Camp
In this Camping Magazine article, Matthew Pines discusses the benefits of technology-free summer camp.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/its-best-part-camp-camper-views-smartphone-policies"It's the Best Part of Camp": Camper Views on Smartphone Policies
As camp directors, we instinctually know that the experience is much better without smartphones and technology, but what do the campers themselves think?
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/high-anxiety-are-smartphones-upping-angst-anteHigh Anxiety: Are Smartphones Upping the Angst Ante?
An Interview with Nancy Cheever, PhD Nancy Cheever, PhD, is a professor and chairperson in the Communications Department at California State University, Dominguez Hills, and the 2018...