Re: Experienced Scouters at NLE
- I've been the chief presenter for NLE in our (now 3) districts
since it was rolled out. The first audience group I targeted was the
experienced Scouter. I am proud to say that we have had pretty much
every Scouter with 20+ years experience attend and enjoy the class.
My pitch has always been that NLE helps everyone to be on the
same page and deliver the same message. Now more than ever, we as
volunteers need to present an even-handed, fair depiction of what we
strive for and what we teach young people. Veteran Scouters
understand that, and by their example, the new ones also attend the
Even having seen "Ages and Stages" as part of another course,
many people remark on how the film is dead-on at explaining why the
program is so insistent on age-appropriate activity. Also, it is fun
to see if you can identify the same actors in other BSA films!
Pueblo District Training Poobah
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