Two issues that many camps have is defining what camp program quality is and determining
whether they consistently offer a quality experience to their campers. Quality Camp Programming:
Putting ACA Assessment Tools to Work for Your Camp details ways that a high-quality camp
program can be implemented. The DVD provides an overview of a new tool, the Camp Program
Quality Assessment (CPQA), that can be employed in that regard. The DVD also explains how to
integrate the CPQA with existing ACA resources in order to provide a highly effective and multidimensional
approach to quality camp programming.
Among the topics covered:
• Our objectives
• Quality camp programs
• At your camp, where will you find
evidence of quality?
• Camp-program quality assessment (PQA)
• Format of the camp-PQA
• Example: aim high
• Assessment walk-through