Kids learn a lot about themselves at camp, whether they attend a day, overnight or specialty program.
How the overnight camp experience teaches tweens and teens independence
Camp counselors can serve as valuable role models for young campers in these four ways.
How summer camps build leadership skills through games and activities they can't get at home or school
Some schools have adopted an educational model that features
inquiry, research, collaboration, problem solving, presentation and reflection. It emphasizes thinking skills instead of rote learning.
The National Liberty Museum seeks nominees who have volunteered to help others, promoted appreciation for diversity or participated in conflict resolution.
Activities like student government, band and sports could make a critical difference, say admissions officials.
Selected as the Delaware recipient for Outstanding Service by a High School for efforts promoting volunteerism.
Summer camps continue to seek teens for counselor jobs, which build life skills, foster autonomy and teach responsibility.