Tag Archives: Scout Advancement

Advancement Done Right

Although the various methods of scouting are equally important and equally vital to a balanced and well run program, some capture more attention than others. The Patrol Leadership Council has an opportunity to work with the adult leaders and the … Continue reading

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First Class in First Year?

Recently, a boy scout forum participant asked the following question; “Where do you stand on “first class first year”?” Over the years that my boys were involved in Scouting (2008-2013), I’ve been told that First Class First Year (FCFY) came … Continue reading

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More details on the soon-to-be Eagle-required Cooking merit badge

More details on the soon-to-be Eagle-required Cooking merit badge. Reposted from “Bryan on Scouting” — any scout working on Eagle will need to complete Cooking MB starting 1/1/14.  Additionally, the badge requirements are being updated, too. Some highlights of what’s … Continue reading

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