What will you find in Advancement News?
- Merit Badges—Enhancing Our Youths’ Competitive Edge: Effective use of merit badges in the Boy Scout program is explored, as well as reviews and information on the releases of new merit badges and revisions.
- Eagle Issues: Topics covered include highlights from the Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook as well as hints to avoid issues that might hinder smooth travel to the rank of Eagle Scout.
- The Cub Scout Angle: Cub Scout advancement topics are explored to help units provide a quality advancement program that will help increase retention.
- Guide to Advancement: Each month one or two topics from this publication are highlighted for clarification and understanding. The 2013 edition will be released this summer, so be “on board” to hear about the latest updates.
- On Increasing Advancement: Recommendations for volunteers at all levels highlighting tactics and techniques to increase the opportunities and support for youth advancement.
- What Do You Think? Let your voice be heard! Regular surveys encourage volunteers to share their opinions and thoughts on advancement topics.
- From the Field: This is your opportunity to share success stories or inspirational moments from your advancement experiences.
- And much, much more.