Camp Connection

Here are the most recent blog posts for staff, professionals, and the public. 

 

Tick
May 21, 2019

As staffers, parents and kids prepare for another memorable summer at camp, there is one important detail that must not escape our attention - doing everything possible to ensure that children are protected from the black-legged ticks that... Read More

measles word cloud
May 20, 2019

Learn more about measles, immunizations, and how to prepare for a potential measles outbreak at summer camp.

Episode #18.5
May 13, 2019

In this special, short episode of CampWire, Sam talked with Meghan Colon who is thru-hiking the Pacific Crest Trail to raise money for ACA's Send a Child to Camp fund.

Episode #18
April 29, 2019

Listen to this informative discussion about inclusion at camp. Niambi Jaha-Echols, Roberto Gil Jr., and Chad Nico Hiu give tips on how to introduce inclusion into camp culture and how to fuse it into staff training.

Empatico logo
April 29, 2019

Imagine if kids everywhere could discover what life is like for their peers across the globe…

Empatico, incubated by The KIND Foundation, is a free tool for camps and educators to do just that!

camp staff playing a game
April 22, 2019

Camp owners always remember their outside customers (camp parents and campers), but inside customers (camp staff) are just as important.

April 1, 2019

Learn how to host a Facebook fundraiser for the American Camp Association in four easy steps.

volunteer
April 1, 2019

Being an ACA Volunteer can improve your professional development skills and broaden your summer camp knowledge.

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