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Summer Camps for Teenagers and the Teen Brain

March 28th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Activities and Programming, Development & Behavior, Podcast, Teens

Summer camps for teenagers have changed over the last 20 years that I have been running camps. When I first started, there was not much for them to do besides work orĀ  attend the typical summer camp. Over time, we have created a highly pressurized college application process, parents and school pile on the expectations, […]

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Evolution of Dance 2 – Summer Camp Version

January 13th, 2009 · No Comments · Activities and Programming, Video

I don’t know about you but after 10 weeks of the Cha Cha Slide I can do without hearing it ever again. No matter what, there are those dances and songs the campers love summer after summer. Each camp propagates their own culture of camp dances. Since my camp is primarily a sports camp, we […]

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