Archive: Camp Staff

A Day in the Life of a Camp Director

As we begin our countdown to the start of Camp EDMO™ and Camp EdTech, we thought we’d provide you all with an inside peek into a typical day at camp for one of our stellar Camp Directors. Although at our camps, no day is typical, we do know that each day is enriching and lots of fun for campers, and staff. Here is Courtney …

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Being a CIT at Camp Brings Learning, and Fun!

A lot of people want to be a Counselor-in-Training (CIT) because they get power or they just need volunteer hours. To me, it’s more than that. As a CIT you need to have a high level of responsibility to care for the children and keep them safe. Although we are not paid, it’s still a job and with any job, …

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The Many Faces of Sarah Wells – CIT Leadership Program Coordinator

We were lucky to sit down with our Counselor-in-Training (CIT) Leadership Program Coordinator, Sarah Wells, and ask her a little about all of her different roles with Edventure More and what she’s most excited for this summer. As we’re sure you’ll see from the interview, our CITs are in good hands and are sure to experience fun and growth this summer. …

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Are you Stumped?

One of the many things that kids love about Camp EDMO™ is our Edmo Vibe Game. The Edmo Vibe Game reinforces and measures the intangible skills campers develop each day. When kids rock “The Edmo Vibe” of curiosity, confidence and kindness through special actions, our staff recognizes their efforts with a specific type of Edmo Card. There are six different …

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The Whole Child Approach to Learning

Each child, in each school and in each of our communities deserves to be healthy, safe, engaged, supported, and challenged. These are the things that the Whole Child Approach to learning that we have all heard about really addresses. In 2007, the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) created the Whole Child Initiative in an effort to change the conversation about education …

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A Long Way from the Driveway By Ed Caballero, Co-Founder and Executive Director

During Camp EDMO™’s first summer in 2004, Sharon, the other Co-Founder, and I wore almost every hat possible…figuratively and literally. The camp was very small and we were the Camp Directors, Science Instructors, Recreation Instructors, and Counselors….and Shrek-ear hats were all the rage. The only Instructor hired was an Art Instructor as neither of us was that confident in our paper mache …

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