Re: Ken Schneider/adult awards
Sat, 27 May 1995 08:40:05 MST
>It is easy to see how someone from outside the U.S. would view us as
>recognition and advancement hungry. Simply look at many of the
>discussions on our list here as an example. The current string about the
>arrowhead award is typical of the "adult recognition and how do I get it"
>mentallity that does seem to be present in a fair number of our Scouters.
>Marc, if you don't have this type of scouter in your district or council
>consider yourself lucky. We have more then our fair share over here in my
>district ready to step on anyones and everyones toes to get another "award".
I see the same thing in my area. If you don't have a few rows of awards,
you're not in the inner circle. National must be doing this as a form of
continuing motivation for adult leaders.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City