re Quality Unit
Stan Pope (StanDCmr@AOL.COM)
Thu, 28 Nov 1996 09:44:34 -0500
Dear Owl Ustabee...
Thanks for the excellent analysis... it is exemplary of the best kinds of
results that an open forum can produce.
Please forward it, suitably edited, to National for inclusion in the planning
for the next update cycle.
Stan Pope (Lilchpin Elangomat)
A volunteer Scouter for W.D. Boyce Council, BSA, Peoria, IL
http://members.aol.com/StanDCmr/ with original material on
Pinewood Derby Design, Conducting Races, US Flag Retirement,
Pop Bottle Rocket Launcher, and Cub RT Rejuvination.
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Date: Wed, 27 Nov 1996 09:52:49 -0500
From: "Joseph A. Alessi" <71670.2460@COMPUSERVE.COM>
Subject: Quality Unit
The requirements as they stand could be divided into three categories, as
A. Things that the unit *does* to implement the methods of scouting:
B. Things that should *result* if the unit is "delivering the promise":
C. Paperwork/ancillary items that *help* National meet it's goals:
IMHO, we need to refocus on the Aims of Scouting. A quality unit should be
defined as a unit that uses the methods of scouting to meet the aims of
scouting. Therefore, I would make all category "A" items mandatory, and
meeting 3 or 4 of ...
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City