The DVD is coming! The DVD is coming!
- I understand that this week, every Scoutmaster in the USA will be
personally mailed a copy of the 2006 Recruiting and Retention Tools packet. In
addition to the recruiter's patch and the recruiting video, there is also a DVD
with each of the Tenderfoot, Second Class and First Class skills videos now
available on the National web site. One can play them from the DVD, make
copies of the DVD to give out, download individual skill items to an iPod for
This should be a powerful new tool for skill instruction, and by that, for
improving program and enjoyment of Scouting by youth and adults in Boy
Scouting. And that should give better membership and better retention.
Copies of this should also very soon be available at local council offices.
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