https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/aquatic-safety-staffAquatic Safety for Staff
It's a bright, sunny, warm day and you and your friends have the next twenty-four hours off. Not far from camp, about an hour away, is a remote yet popular swimming area where you can hang out, swim...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/campline/managing-your-aquatic-programManaging Your Aquatic Program
Managing aquatics can be one of the most challenging jobs at camp. Creating and maintaining a fun environment is only part of the challenge. The real challenge is how to provide that fun safely....
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/pool-spa-safety-federal-laws-applicable-campsPool and Spa Safety - Federal Laws Applicable to Camps
Virginia Graeme Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act The Virginia Graeme Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act (VGB) promotes the safe use of pools, spas and hot tubs. The act imposes mandatory federal...
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.