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The 21st Century Skills You Gain Learning To Swim At Summer Camp

Posted by Jason Sebell on Jan 27, 2015 2:00:00 PM

Over the past few months I have been profiling some of our very talented coaches and teachers at our summer camp in New Hampshire. Our staff do an incredible job simultaneously teaching both the hard skills -- like how to swim the front crawl, throw a fast ball or build your own furniture in our wood shop -- and vital non-cognitive soft skills like adaptability, critical thinking, and resilience. To understand our summer camp you really need to understand how they foster such incredible outcomes. If you missed any of them, here are some of the more recent staff profiles:

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Topics: 21st century skills, caitlin cochrane, swimming

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