What Makes A Trained Leader?

The percentage of registered leaders in GEC who have completed their basic training is about 30%, a surprisingly low number given the importance of their role in Scouting. These leaders are entrusted with the responsibility of growing tomorrow's leaders with exceptional guidance, mentoring, coaching, and instruction. And as the tag line proclaims; "every Scout deserves a …

Boy Run?

A Scout Troop is a learning laboratory for leadership, where boys are given the opportunity to apply skills of planning and communication in positions of increasing responsibility.  Two key positions are Patrol Leader and Senior Patrol Leader, who with guidance from the Scoutmaster plan the troop meetings and annual program during the monthly Patrol Leaders Council. …