Creating Competent Kids

We all know that going to camp is a learning experience.

Sure, kids learn lots of useful, concrete things -- how to paddle a canoe, cook dinner over a campfire, identify trees by their leaves ... the list is long.

But it's the lessons learned about themselves that really make a difference in their lives.

Jill Drake talks about that less-tangible growth in this insightful column from the Camper for Life blog: