In this wonderful article about one of the main educational benefits of summer camp, Michael Thompson encourages parents to take a step back and allow camp counselors to work their magic: "I often believe parents should do less, and should sometimes take themselves out of the picture, especially in the summer, when it’s easy to stop battling and turn some of the toughest parenting challenges over to 20- and 21-year-olds who can perform magic with their children."

Read the full article here: Why Camp Counselors Can Out-Parent Parents