Re: Assigning a Merit Badge Counselor
Bruce E. Cobern (bec@NYC.PIPELINE.COM)
Wed, 7 Aug 1996 02:59:59 GMT
On Aug 06, 1996 19:30:56, 'Stan Pope <StanDCmr@AOL.COM>' wrote:
>If it's the Scoutmaster's call, then this solves a number a questions,
>as "can I sign off my son's MB card?" And it is in tune with the
>Scoutmaster's responsibility for identifying those who can "sign off" on
>advancement. On the other hand, the wording doesn't "ring like a bell,
>clearly for all to hear" as it does on other questions.
>So, has anybody got other (current) references to document what really
To the best of my knowledge, the SM is responsible for the selection of the
mb counselor although it makes sense for him to give the Scout a choice if
one is available. We give the Scout two or three names, although there are
some Scouts I just give the list and let pick.
Bruce E. Cobern
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City