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/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/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.
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/how-measure-enrollment-part-oneHow to Measure Enrollment: Part One
Enrollment represents the number of campers we serve — but, as straightforward as that sounds, it’s not.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/how-measure-enrollment-part-twoHow to Measure Enrollment: Part Two
To truly understand if you are serving campers in the ways you hope, you need to look at enrollment from several different angles.