Scouts-L Mail Archive for November of 1998: Re: Advancement Records "WARNING"
Re: Advancement Records "WARNING"
Sun, 29 Nov 1998 16:14:42 -0800
> We think of it as just
> another backup in case council does purge the records, or the Scout
> loses their blue cards or rank cards.
> Robert Johnson
Our council does not want the blue cards sent to them. So, I have them
for my troop as a record for each boy. That way we have triples. The
boys have them, The Scoutmaster has them and I, the Advancement
chair, has them too.
I also have 3 sheets on each boy with dates when they earned their
requirements and Ranks. And we also keep a wall poster with the
advancements on there.
I had one instance of an Eagle awarded a year and a half prior but when
I looked at concil's records, they didnt have him earning Environmental
Science. I fixed it with his records that I had. But I found that pretty
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