Tag Archives: Guide to Advancement

By Darryl Alder
Jan 17, 2014

Guide to Advancement: It’s Not Your Old Advancement Guidelines

The first edition of the Guide to Advancement appeared in 2011.  Most Scouters thought of it as a simple replacement of the old Advancement Guidelines that had been written and rewritten many times, but this edition has been totally revamped. In 2013 the second edition was released, but only after many Scouters had contributed, both volunteers [...]

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By Pualani Graham
Oct 29, 2013

Eagle Rank About the Journey, Not the Eagle Project

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Scout Law.  The aims of Scouting states that “Every Scouting activity moves boys towards three basic aims: character development, citizenship training, and [...]

By Heidi Sanders
Sep 30, 2013

Chris Hunt, Author of “Guide to Advancement,” Coming to Utah National Parks Council

Are you a Scout mom frustrated by trying to understand what your Scout needs to do to advance and achieve his goals in Scouting? Or a professional wanting to know how to counsel and respond to questions about advancement. Chris Hunt from the National Advancement Team & author of the National Boy Scouts of America, [...]