Scouts-L Mail Archive for October of 1998: Fw: SM and Merit Badges
Fw: SM and Merit Badges
Wed, 21 Oct 1998 09:56:16 -0400
After being challenged on my earlier posting (see below) I feel that I need
to clear up some misconceptions.
This is not an "urban legion", it is MY council's policy.
We have felt that these 3 MBs are best worked on over a lengthy period and
that the SM is in the best position to observe the Scouts as they work in
>We teach in our council's SMF that the Scoutmaster is allowed to sign off
>Cooking, Camping and Backpacking merit badges. Any others he wants to be a
>councilor for he has to go through the same process as anyone else.
I hope this clears things up a bit.
SM Troop 42
"I used to be an Eagle"
Iroquois Trail Council
Boy Scout Outdoor Activities Chairman
Webmaster Iroquois Trail Council
Where are we going? and what's up with this basket we're in?