Scoutmaster Conference Myths Reprised

Posted by on May 10, 2013 at 8:26 am

(Reprised From March 2012 BSA National Advancement Newsletter. This is reprinted from the current issue, page 6.) Myth No. 1: The Scoutmaster (unit leader) conference is the last step before a board of review. Myth No. 2: A Scout can “fail” a Scoutmaster conference and be held back from a board of review. Topic […]

2013 NYLT Update

Posted by on March 22, 2013 at 9:54 am

Scoutmasters, Crew Advisors and Committee Chairs, Please join us for the National Youth Leadership Training Kick-off and Information Session on April 6th at 9:00AM, at Wheaton Franciscan Hospital, 10101 S. 27th Street, Franklin, WI. We will be taking registrations for the single course being offered this year running form June 15-21 at Camp OhDaKoTa in […]

God and Me

Posted by on February 11, 2013 at 1:02 pm

Cross Lutheran Church is offering an opportunity for Scouts in grades 1 to 3 and an adult partner to earn the God and Me Award. Deadline to register is February 18th and all the details are on the attachment and below. Earn the God and Me award. The God and Me curriculum is designed to […]

Committee Training In Your Unit

Posted by on February 8, 2013 at 10:12 am

Are you a Committee Member or Commissioner looking for a way to help your adult volunteers better understand what the BSA’s current program is all about? Are you a Trainer, wondering how to put your own years of experience into today’s trainings and policies, which have changed greatly over the years? The BSA’s National Advancement […]

Unit Special Needs Coordinator

Posted by on February 8, 2013 at 9:27 am

Throughout my career in Scouting I’ve had the opportunity to work with a number of special needs Scouts. In our schools, Public Law 94-142 gave all children the right to a Free and Appropriate Public Education way back in 1975. But special needs children are not always welcome everywhere. Scouting, where every child can work […]