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/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/resources/designing-your-programs-best-enhance-camp-experienceDesigning Your Programs to Best Enhance the Camp Experience
Top Tips for Camps Intentionally select program activities that provide one or more of the youth-development supports (supportive relationships, safety, youth involvement, skill building)....
https://www.acacamps.org/events-education/online-learning/online-course/designing-quality-youth-programsDesigning Quality Youth Programs
If you believe your program offers a quality experience for your participants but also think doing even better is ideal, this course is for you. Designing Quality Youth Programs takes you through an...
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/sample-size-what-it-what-it-notSample Size: What It Is and What It Is Not
In the latest Research 360 blog post, ACA's Director of Research Dr. Laurie Browne explore the concept of sample size and how to use that understanding to better interpret survey findings.
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.