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The Benefits of Summer Camp for Homeschooled Kids

The Benefits of Summer Camp for Homeschooled Kids

In many ways, the benefits of summer camp for homeschooled children are the same benefits any kid experiences from summer learning and fun. Summer camp gives kids, homeschooled or not, a place to discover new interests, hone a skill, make friendships, and help prevent...
How to Prevent the Summer Slide

How to Prevent the Summer Slide

Are you familiar with the “summer slide”? It’s the tendency for children to lose some of the achievement gains they made in the previous school year. Children can sometimes lose a whole grade-level’s worth of skills over the summer, putting them at a...
A Decade of Dreams: 10 Years of Blueprint4

A Decade of Dreams: 10 Years of Blueprint4

Blueprint4 is 10 years old! This year, we’ll be celebrating 10 years of impact in the St. Louis community, helping to connect thousands of kids with opportunities to learn, grow, and have fun! We’ll be looking back at some of the milestones we’ve reached over the...
Long-Term Benefits of Summer Camp

Long-Term Benefits of Summer Camp

With the start of the school year quickly approaching, summer camps will start winding down soon, too. As a parent, you might be wondering what benefits you’ll see from sending your kids to camp this year. Some of the perks are quickly obvious: your kids were safe,...