> My District runs IOLS and OWL (using the old Syllabus) together and theBeg pardon ...
> learners get dual credit for attending. Much of it is so similar that
> where it diverges we make a big point of the differences.
The leaders who are there for OWL and IOLS are there to learn different
The leaders go into the course with specific needs. Because of the age
difference in the boys, the needs are vastly different.
The Webelos Leaders are there (generally) to learn how to DO IT (without
looking foolish in the process).
The Scout Leaders are there to learn how to teach the boys how to do it for
themselves with some instruction.
"It" being use whatever skill is being taught -- Nature, Knots, Fire