This is the first part of the three-part train-the-trainer continuum (T3, or T-Cubed) in the Boy Scouts of America. The course introduces teaching techniques and skills to new Scout trainers but is also designed to help all Scouters, regardless of their experience, present effective training. Intended for both youth and adult trainers, the course will help those who might have trained for other organizations learn the BSA’s training techniques, and it will help freshen up the skills of current BSA trainers.

Here are links to some of the resources that we discussed at the Boy Scout breakout: Book of the month: The Scoutmaster’s Other Handbook – Available on Amazon  and at the Scout Shop. Backpack cooking: Advice on Stove selection: www.rei.com/learn/expert-advice/backpacking-stove.html Meal planning …

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Here are links to some of the resources that we discussed at the Boy Scout breakout: Scouter’s Training Award for Boy Scouting:  http://www.scouting.org/filestore/training/pdf/511-058_WB.pdf Online Boy Scout leader training: http://blog.scoutingmagazine.org/2017/03/30/boy-scout-leaders-get-trained-anywhere-at-any-time/ Merit Badge Counselor information: http://www.ocscouts.org/merit-badge-counselors/ Jason Dorsey TED talk about generational diversity: https://youtu.be/4f16o9Q0XGE  

Here are links to some of the resources that were handed out or discussed: Troop self-assessment: Troop Assessment 2017 Journey to Excellence (JTE): Troop Scorecard – PDF 2017 Journey to Excellence (JTE): Tracking Workbook – Excel New online Boy Scout training: Boy Scout …

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