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Camp 101


Parenting









Don't Go Shopping, Go Co-Shopping

Boys and girls who feel part of the decision to attend camp are happy during camp. It's as simple as that. Their sense of agency or "being in control" is greatest when they get to choose what camp to attend, when in the summer to go and how long to stay. Stated differently, young people who feel forced to go to camp are more likely to feel homesick. Gulp. Of course, most parents don't force their children to attend camp, but many parents do overlook the value of including their son or daughter in all of the big and small decisions made after registration is complete. So now that you're enrolled at camp, here's a list of ways to include your son or daughter in the pre-arrival process...read more