Comment on Summer Job Ideas For Teens by Vicki@Make Smarter Decisions.
Wow – thanks for the shout out! I was never a camp counselor but I think I would have loved that. I went to camp for years but then just got other jobs in my town instead. As a swimmer, it would have been hard to be at an overnight camp because of missing practices all summer. But there are also tons of jobs in our town for kids who want to work at the local daycares or Y programs where kids go in the summer when parents are at work. I think there is a market for kids who want to work with technology helping us “digital immigrants” with things like websites too 🙂
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