As part of our ongoing efforts to strengthen the protection of youth in our programs, the designation of parents of youth members in traditional programs as ScoutParents will end effective July 1. BSA literature, forms, and processes are being revised
“Success in training the boy depends largely on the Scoutmaster’s own personal example.” — Robert Baden-Powell What better quote than this one to introduce the April 10 JTE Leadership Club topic: BSA Training in its Second Century? We will discuss
The 2013 Cub Scouts ‘Inspiration for Growth’ All Markets Summit will precede the National Annual Meeting on Wednesday, May 22 at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center (Dallas/Fort Worth area). This year’s summit will feature all-new content with a
From: Assistant Chief Scout Executive Gary Butler I am very pleased to announce that after a 13-year drought, we achieved growth in Exploring at the end of 2012. This was a 3.3 percent growth, with 3,701 more young adults now
It is time to complete the 2013 annual local council membership validation process. The procedures linked above must be reviewed and certified by all professionals, paraprofessionals, council registration staff, council service center employees, program aides/project workers, and designated volunteers. The
New JTE materials have been uploaded to the JTE site on Scouting.org (www.scouting.org/jte), including information for 2012 JTE year-end and new 2013 JTE goal-planning tools for councils and districts.