10 Summer Camp Professionals to Follow On Twitter

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In my last piece for the Week-Ender, I provided a basic guide to maximizing your Twitter time . Now, to expand your Twitter social circle, this post features ten popular, camp-related Twitter accounts to follow. Consider checking out their followers as well--the real value of Twitter is the multiple channels and opportunities for interaction.


The Twitter account of Camp Business magazine, updated daily with links to articles and blog posts covering the business of summer camps and all it encompasses.


The Twitter account of Dave Bell, author and founder of the CampLeadership.org blog, an idea-sharing resource for camp professionals.


The Twitter account of Let's Talk Camp blog, a forum for camps to learn, share and grow through resources and best practices. A service of ActiveCamps.com


The Twitter account of Scott Arizala, blogger and camp professional. Scott's blog, TheCampCounselor.com, features a number of videos to help in training and managing camp staff.


The Twitter account of the CampDirectorsResources.com blog, which offers enrichment, outreach, trip suggestions and general advice and information to camp directors.


The Twitter account of SocialSummerCamp.com, where a blog by Blake Sunshine is regularly updated with social media suggestions for boosting camper numbers.


The Twitter account of the Summer Camp Culture blog, a more entertaining than educational site featuring posts on the frequent interactions of summer camp and pop culture.


The Twitter account of CampHacker.TV, the site of summer camp community consultants Travis and Beth Allison. Their blog offers find videos, podcasts articles and advice on everything summer camp including marketing, family involvement, counseling staff and programming ideas.

Beth Morrow is a freelancer, summer camp program director and middle school educator. Connect with her on Twitter: @BethFMorrow , or via her education blog, http://canwejustread.com/