Author: Heather Knape

SEL Intro #7: Relationship Skills

This is the seventh in a series of informational blog posts: SEL Intro #7. Check back weekly or search our archive for more! What Are Relationship Skills? It sounds pretty basic, right? But the Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning  (CASEL) has a list to make this even easier to grasp. They include relationship skills as one of their five …

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Cats and Dogs of EDMO

Wondering if Camp EDMO® has a reading dog of our own? Sadly, no, not at this time. But we do have lots of furry family members! Some of the cats and dogs of EDMO® even join us in the Home Office during the work day. Here are introductions written by our staff. Blue – Chelsea Freitas, Marketing Associate Hi, my name …

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SEL Intro #6: Social Awareness

This is the sixth in a series of informational blog posts: SEL Intro #6. Check back weekly or search our archive for more! What Is Social Awareness? The Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning  (CASEL) includes social awareness as one of its five core competencies that promote “intrapersonal, interpersonal, and cognitive competence.”  In other words, it is one of the …

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Rachel Shensa: Our New Recruiting and Hiring Manager

Rachel Shensa is now our Recruiting and Hiring Manager. She recently took on this role, and some of you may already know her as our North Bay Region Manager. From now on Rachel will be the one contacting you for interviews and beyond whenever you apply for jobs at Camp EDMO™, from Camp Counselor to Home Office staff. Camp as a …

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Samantha Wilcox: Great Beginnings for Success!

Samantha Wilcox is our new San Francisco Region Manager! She has been working at the Camp EDMO™ San Francisco – Marina location every summer since high school, for five years in all. She started out as a Counselor, moved up to Instructor, then Camp Director and finally San Francisco Region Manager this year. In each job Sam has enjoyed letting her …

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SEL Intro #5: Self Management

This is the fifth in a series of informational blog posts: SEL Intro #5. Check back weekly or search our archive for more! What Is Self Management? The Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning  (CASEL) includes self management as one of its five core competencies for building “students’ capacity to integrate skills, attitudes, and behaviors to deal effectively and ethically with …

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