Why the World Needs Summer Camp: An Essay to Parents

Parents sometimes struggle with the decision as to whether or not they should send their child to camp.  Factors such as a child’s ability to adjust to a new environment, a parent’s separation anxiety, and potential other family plans may play a role. It’s the job of a camp professional to accurately highlight the many lasting benefits of the summer camp experience so mom or dad has all of the information they need to make an informed decision.  The new edition of Camping Magazine features a number of articles focusing on exactly what those benefits are likely to be.  One in particular stands out:  Why the World Needs Summer Camp:  An Essay to Parents.