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ERIC Number: EJ618714
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0740-4131
Serving At-Risk Youth at Camp: Understanding This Population and Meeting Their Needs.
Grayson, Randall
Camping Magazine, v74 n1 p33-37 Jan-Feb 2001
Defines "at-risk youth." Describes characteristics of resilient children and their families, friends and mentors, schools, and communities. Discusses camp program practices that have been shown to promote resiliency: focus on youth development, intentional processes that target the personal domain, organizational elements borrowed from successful schools, highly trained staff, individualized approach, year-round programming, and long-term focus. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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