Use the familiar to help new Scouts adapt to their environment.
Ideas from the field: What to do when the fists start flying.
Is there a Scout intimidating someone in your unit? Here’s how to stop the troop bully.
What builds durable self-esteem in kids? A scientific study offers some clues.
Twitter, Facebook, and other online teen hangouts pose serious challenges for Scouts that adult leaders never imagined in their youth.
What will inspire success and happiness in your son? Give him a purpose. Best-selling author Michael Gurian tells you how.
Teach your kids the value of telling the truth.
Teaching your teens to do the right thing isn’t a game. Or maybe it should be.
Teaching children to be polite can be a challenge in a world where common courtesy is less and less common, but you can be successful by working at it a little at a time.
Fewer young people are experiencing the joy of playing outdoors and exploring nature, says a noted author, who shows how such neglect can be harmful and how programs like Scouting can help to reverse the trend.
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