Dealing with an unfriendly Scout

Boy Scout Image -- Mean Scouts

A Scout is not welcomed in troop activities because the other boys say he is not friendly, reports a Scoutmaster. Readers offer ideas, including reminding Scouts to use the Scout Oath and Law in their relationships with other troop members.

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All Aboard

Boy Scout Image -- Volunteer leaders

Getting “inactive” parents more involved in Scouting can add new resources to a troop’s leadership while enriching the Scouting experience for new Scouts and their families.

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