Tagged: Summer Camp

Summer Camp 2015

By Sara Toledo, SED 2018 For education majors, it can be difficult to decide what to do with your summer. While internships are available for a lot of other career paths, that’s not as much of a possibility for those pursuing education. Since the academic school year does not run during the summer, it can […]

From Summer Camp to the Classroom

By Heather Cohen, SED 2017 I have been attending the same Jewish overnight camp, Camp Galil, since I was 11 years old, and now I have been a counselor there for the past two summers. My camp is not your typical camp, because while of course we have fun, there are also scheduled educational activities […]

Expect the Unexpected

By Sophie Klein, SED 2016 My first summer as a camp counselor 7 years ago, I took on the additional duty of bus counselor. When the camp director called me and asked me if I would consider this position, I was flattered that he thought I was responsible and I was thrilled to be making […]

My Summer at Camp

By Michelle Yelaska, SED 2016 The perfect summer consists of fun, games, and absorbing as much sun as possible. This summer, I worked at a day camp for students with special needs ages 13-22. As a math education major here in the School of Education, I had no previous experience working with students with disabilities. […]