Summer camp/summer school

Checklist: Questions to Ask When Evaluating Summer Camps

By Erica Patino

Some summer camps have more experience than others when it comes to kids with learning and attention issues. That’s why it’s important to find out in advance whether a camp is willing to accommodate your child and, if so, how it plans to meet his needs. Here are some questions to ask before signing up.

Understanding the range of options for summer camp can help you find the right fit for your child. There are also some key questions that can help you decide whether your child is ready for sleepaway camp. Once you choose a camp, get tips on how to prepare your child.

About the Author

Portrait of Erica Patino

Erica Patino is an online writer and editor who specializes in health and wellness content.

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Portrait of Sheldon Horowitz

Sheldon H. Horowitz, Ed.D., is senior director of learning resources and research at the National Center for Learning Disabilities.

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