7 questions to ask a summer camp
Not all summer camps are created equal. Here's how to avoid a summer horror story.
By GreatSchools Staff
1. How are counselors chosen? Especially at sleep-away camps, it’s worth remembering that counselors function as your surrogate 24/7. Inquire about the camp’s screening process: Does it conduct criminal background checks on prospective employees? Does it require that new counselors have experience teaching or working with children? Does it investigate employees' prior work history?
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