Updated Web Pages: The Pine Tree Web
Lew Orans (lporans@ONRAMP.NET)
Sun, 20 Apr 1997 21:14:52 -0500
I am pleased to announce the following additions and revisions to the
Pine Tree Web. Thanks for you interest and support. Come on by and visit.
Your comments and suggestions are appreciated.
Added: <bold>Conducting a Council Junior Leader Training
Conference</bold>. Offered for the first time this year at Philmont, this
program covers all aspects of conducting a successful Junior Leader
Training Conference. It will be conducted during the Boy Scout
Conferences, from June 22-26, 1997.
Added: <bold>"Leading makes use of many skills...." </bold>adapted from
Patrol and Troop Leadership, the handbook on leadership development
written for Patrol Leaders and published by the Boy Scouts of America in
1972. Much of the original leadership development material contained in
the Handbook, including the eleven skills of leadership, remain at the
core of today's leadership experience in Scouting. Patrol and Troop
Leadership covered nine of the skills presented at the Council Junior
Leader Training Conference and other leadership development programs in
Added: <bold>"Learning About Leadership" </bold>adapted from Patrol and
Troop Leadership, the handbook on leadership development written for
Patrol Leaders and published by the Boy Scouts of America in 1972. It
provides some excellent background and insight into the BSA's approach to
the subject of leadership.
Updated: <bold>Comments on the 1995 Revisions to the Junior Leader
Training Conference Staff Guide</bold>. From 1990 to 1993, the Junior
Leader Training Conference program received an intensive review. A new
Junior Leader Training Conference Staff Guide was published in 1993.
Comments on the 1995 Revisions takes a close-up look at the most recent
changes published in the 1995 printing.
Updated: <bold>Resources for Evaluation at JLTC </bold>adapted from the
Staff Handbook for Pine Tree Camp, the Junior Leader Training Conference
of the Viking Council in Minneapolis, Minnesota. They are offered as
resources appropriate to any Junior Leader Training Conference based on
the JLTC Staff Guide.
Updated: <bold>The Historical Background of Leadership Development in the
Updated: <bold>National Junior Leader Instructor Camp</bold>. Since the
first experimental leadership development courses at Schiff and Philmont
in the 1960's, NJLIC has set the standards for Junior Leader Training
courses in councils across the country. A unique experience in leadership
and learning, NJLIC leads the way by providing the most up-to-date
training for those junior leaders selected to lead their local council
Added: <bold>Campfire at Pavlovsk</bold>: The Park at Pavlovsk was the
location of the first Russian Scout campfire on April 30, 1909. It is a
special place to Russian Scouts, and today is the site of commemorative
gatherings as Russian Scouting seeks its roots. Visit the Palace and the
Park and learn something of their history and a Russian Scouting
Added: <bold>The Pine Tree Book of Quotations </bold>(1997). Adapted from
the authors collection of quotations. They were presented first as a
series of posters for the interest of the staff and participants of Pine
Tree Camp, the Junior Leader Training Conference of the Viking Council,
Minneapolis, Minnesota. The collection contains over 200 quotations
relating to Scouting, leadership and life.
Added: <bold>Around the World with Baden-Powell: Words. Pictures and
Links</bold>. A collection of links derived from my travels about the
World Wide Web and specific searches using the Alta-Vista, Lycos, Web
Crawler, and InfoSeek Search Engines. They represent a work-in-progress
and are by no means complete.
Yours in Scouting,
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