Setting Your Campers and Counsellors Up for Success
(Travis' note: I think the subtitle of this episode should be: How To Teach Your Campers To Not Poop in the Closet.)
Praising campers (and staff) with some very specific recognition is the best way to build great behaviours. Watch the show to hear Scott's ideas!
(Trouble seeing the video? Watch: http://youtu.be/zBVopMH2rIY)
About Scott Arizala
Scott is one of the leading experts and premier trainers on kids, staff and the experience of summer camp. He earned his B.A. from Ithaca College, with a double major in Psychology and Sociology with a concentration in Gender Studies. He has been involved with camps and youth development for over twenty years as a camper, counselor, administrator, teacher and consultant.
About Travis Allison
Travis is a former Executive Director of the 5 summer camps of Cairn who now works as an online marketing strategy advisor who specializes in the private school and summer camp industries.
Travis produces the CampHacker podcasts and blog, the Scott Arizala show, and manages the Summer Camp Professionals group on Facebook.
A Big CampHacker Thank You!
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