Results 1 - 10 of 675

Advancement and Awards

that build retention through repeated use of skills. For example, a Scout plays games that feature the skills, teaches other Scouts, and perhaps practices the skills in "real-life" outdoor experiences. A well-rounded and strong unit program takes advantage of these kinds of opportunities, using them to improve retention through practical application. Personal Growth Is the[…]

Contents New Merit Badges Revising Merit Badges What to Do When Requirements Change Discontinued Merit Badges Earning Eagle-Required Merit Badges for Star or Life Rank Once It Is Earned, It's Earned Limited Recourse for Unearned Merit Badges Unofficial Worksheets and Learning Aids Merit Badge Opportunities With Non-Scouting[…]


with the five tests under The tests were designed to accommodate such obstacles as those presented by COVID-19 disruptions. Q: Will youth who are not yet Life Scouts be allowed to apply for an extension to earn the Eagle Scout rank? Extensions are considered only for Scouts who are Life rank. If, once a[…]