Re: Wow there is life out there.
James A. Wells (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Tue, 6 May 1997 19:53:13 +0000
> Actually American Exploring is really different from Canadian and
> Australian Venturing. The main difference that I've noticed is that most
> Explorer posts tend to be vocational, and have a focused raison d'etre;
> Venturers tend to be more general-interest.
> Apart from that, the concepts are still similar. The youth are supposed
> to run the programme; there's an executive that's supposed to privide
> leadership; etc. I'd say that Venturing tends to be more
> traditional-scouting like (ie promise, etc) while Exploring has an
> Explorer Code.
That sounds like what I expected...though the Exploring program was
originally intended to be vocational, more and more high adventure
and general interest Posts are showing up now.
Are the Canadian and Australian programs co-educational?