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Trackers PDX – Summer Camps

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I was just at a conference on teaching and learning in Chicago, IL (July, 2010).  The keynote speech had a profound and urgent message.  The message was that “play,” not as a concept, but an actual act,  especially imaginative/creative play, is vital to our well being.   The speaker said, “There are consequences of play deprivation…” and cited some truly disturbing examples that I won’t get into here.  I think the fear-based culture has ultimately led to a decline in play.  TrackersPDX offers some innovative and unique summer camp programs that will take your kids on wonderful journeys both in their minds and on their feet (usually at the same time).

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