Re: Why female adult on all o...
Barbara Van Dyke (BarbaraVD@AOL.COM)
Sat, 25 Mar 1995 18:32:01 -0500
>Can anyone tell me why there always needs to be a female adult on all
>with Girl Scouts with a male leader and why there doesn't have to be an
>male on all outings with Boy/Cub Scouts with a female leader????
And Samuel Sprayberry replied:
>Because it IS a double standard my dear. It is happening for the same
>reason that a female can become a scoutmaster and a male can't >be a
scoutmaster over girls.
Men are not prevented from becoming leaders in GSUSA. GSUSA's safety
standards require at least one female adult to be a member of the leadership
Barbara Van Dyke
Brownie Girl Scout Troop 1541
Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital
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