ERIC Number: EJ354621
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Encouraging the Dancing Eyes of Children.
Myers, Carol S.
Camping Magazine, v59 n7 p34-38 May 1987
A study of 74 female campers aged 10-13, primarily from middle to upper income families, determined if creativity of campers changed during a seven-week residential summer camp. Findings indicated camp environment and counselor abilities nurtured creativity. Ten ways camp directors can establish a camping environment to support creative growth were recommended. (LFL)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Camping, Child Development, Counselor Characteristics, Counselor Role, Creative Activities, Creative Development, Creative Thinking, Creativity, Educational Environment, Females, Preadolescents, Program Development, Resident Camp Programs, Self Expression, Talent Development
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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