https://www.acacamps.org/resources/criminal-background-checks-issues-resources-campsCriminal Background Checks - Issues and Resources for Camps
ACA believes that camps should utilize multifaceted screening and hiring programs and support practices appropriate to the clientele, staffing, supervision, and program consideration of each camp.
https://www.acacamps.org/download/criminal-background-checks-background-information-guidance-campsCriminal Background Checks Background Information and Guidance for Camps
https://www.acacamps.org/news/news/child-protection-improvements-act-passedChild Protection Improvements Act - Passed!
Updated on March 28, 2018 On Friday, March 23, President Trump signed the omnibus spending package, which included provisions for the Child Protection...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/campwire-podcast-episode-1-national-conference-previewCampWire Podcast Episode #1 - National Conference Preview
The American Camp Association introduces Episode 1 of the brand new podcast, CampWire. Listen to President/CEO, Tom Rosenberg, preview our National Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/campwire-episode-2-research-360-laurie-browneCampWire Episode #2 — Research 360 with Laurie Browne
Listen to the second episode of CampWire as our Director of Research, Laurie Browne, discusses #Research360 and the future of ACA research.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/campwire-episode-3-marketing-media-camp-mike-langCampWire Episode #3 — Marketing and Media at Camp with Mike Lang
Listen to the third episode of CampWire as the Director of Marketing from Camp Tecumseh discussing marketing and media at camp.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/campwire-episode-4-dan-lee-mississippi-riverCampWire Episode #4 — Dan Lee on the Mississippi River
Dan Lee is paddling the Mississippi River to send kids to accredited camps. ACA had the unique opportunity to interview him while he was paddling and talk about this motivation behind the trip, his...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/campwire-episode-5-outdoor-education-school-groups-tim-streetCampWire Episode #5 — Outdoor Education and School Groups with Tim Street
In the fifth episode of CampWire, Sam talks with Tim Street from Bradford Woods in Indiana about school groups and outdoor education at camp.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/campwire-episode-6-meet-eells-program-award-winnersCampWire Episode #6 — Meet the Eells Program Award Winners
In the sixth episode of CampWire, the American Camp Association's podcast, meet the winners of the Eleanor P. Eells Award for Program Excellence.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/campwire-episode-7-inclusion-campCampWire Episode #7 - Inclusion at Camp
In the seventh episode of CampWire, ACA's President/CEO Tom Rosenberg talks with Niambi Jaha-Echols about inclusion and cross-cultural agility.