scouts-l Mail Archive for February of 2000: Re: MB Counseling - 2 Deep?
Craig M. Oakford (oakford@EARTHLINK.NET
Wed Feb 23 2000 - 09:35:39 CST
The "book" says that Merit Badge counseling should be done by the buddy
system: 2 scouts with one adult. Or the scout and a family member. Or,
etc. The idea is that we adults should never be alone with a scout. I
think it is more from our protection than for theirs.
Andrew Wright Saywell wrote:
> i have a question, i have been teaching camping merit badge for my troop
> for a few years, and we always do it outside of meetings, do we need two
> leaders at a merit badge session, when i was a youth, i never remember
> more than one adult there? what's the deaL?