scouts-l Mail Archive for June of 2000: Re: Eagle Project Question
Wayne Lettieri (wjlettieri@VOYAGER.NET
Thu Jun 01 2000 - 13:07:52 CDT
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From: John Tudor <Sent: Thursday, June 01, 2000 1:15 PM
> My son is getting ready to begin the process of planning, and doing
his Eagle project. For several years he has said that he wants to do
his project for his elementary school, something that several other
scouts in our troop have done.
> Yesterday, he had the initial meeting with the principal of the
school, and all went well with his idea, etc. there is one glitch
about which I wish to inquire for the collective wisdom of this list.
> The Principal is leaving, not just the school, but the system as
well. It is of his own choice, he is going to a neighboring county
> Son is not in a time bind yet, he just turned 16 in March, so he
has nearly two years to do a project.
> My question is, should he continue with the project as if the
principal was not leaving?
>Should he wait until the new principal comes on board (might be 30 -
60 days, could even be longer if the board decides to go the interim
route), and discuss this with him?
>Or should he look for an Eagle project elsewhere and not wait on the
He can if he wishes, but, you said it was his desire to do this for
his school, so, I do not think a different project will satisfy him.
Since time is not a concern, waiting on the school system should not
be a problem.
Wayne J. Lettieri firstname.lastname@example.org
Scoutmaster, Troop 1369
Lincoln Park, MI
I "used to be " an Owl----C-35-97