Allen Maddox (atmaddox@JUNO.COM)
Tue, 5 Aug 1997 16:08:47 -0700
>I have seen many scouters in our Council hold a MB earned at Camp
>until the scout shows the SM that he has earned it. The
>scout may have to do it all over again. This happened to my son on a
>MB earned at Camp in a class taught by a Adult who works in the field
>of the MB that he was teaching! The SM also works in this same field
>an felt that the class was not done to his standards.
As a SM, if I don't want my authority to be questioned, I don't question
others, even if I disagree. This works both ways, too. I've had scouts
complain about a MB councilor, and I tell them that they do have a
choice. If they don't like the MBC, go find a new MBC. It's that simple.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City