Re: Eagle Board of Review Question
Bruce E. Cobern (bec@PIPELINE.COM)
Tue, 17 Jun 1997 20:59:03 -0400
At 05:45 PM 6/17/97 -0400, Jeff L. Glaze wrote:
>I've seen, and participated, in doing it both ways too! We currently use
>the District BOR. We have never had to postpone a board for lack of
>adult board members, even though on occasion we have had as many
>as eight Eagle candidates.... We usually run at least two boards
>simultaneously, until we have handled all of the candidates. We always
>ask for one or more representatives from the Troop's Committee, and the
>SM is present during the board if he and the board wish to do it that way.
>Although we all do things a little differently.... it is often surprising
>how similar the experiences of other advancement folks (like you) are to
>the way we do things in our little corner of the world...
Well, this procedure deals with my two main problems with district/council
boards - making the Scout wait and not having unit representation on the board.
>I enjoy reading your posts (and others) regarding advancement topics!!!
Bruce E. Cobern
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City