Learning By Doing

December 30th, 2013 by YPR Team

This diagram comes via the Youth Program Office of the Asia-Pacific Region HQ of WOSM, from an Eagle Scout now utilising Learning By Doing to help him reflect on his practice as a teacher in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. What does “Learning-By-Doing” look like in your Scouting formation? Share some best-practice ideas that help young people… Read More

WAM is Underway!

December 30th, 2013 by YPR Team

WAM – The National Rover Moot in Perth – has begun! We wish all participants – Rovers, Advisers and Leaders – a terrific time and trust that you return with some great memories. The YPR will be there to talk to Rovers about their ideas for Scouting’s future. Whether you’re at WAM, or not, YOU… Read More

The benefits of Scouting today

December 19th, 2013 by YPR Team

The Advocate of Tasmania has written about the falling number of leaders and youth in Scout Groups in the Mersey District. Despite this, kids, parents and leaders are enthusiastic about the role that Scouting can play in the lives of young people today. Have a read of the article and leave your comments for us… Read More

Burning Issues – Interim Report!

December 14th, 2013 by YPR Team

On behalf of the Youth Program Review, the National Youth Council have completed a draft paper based on their research into Burning Issues that members of Scouts Australia believe should be covered in the YPR. Key questions included: ●  What are the burning issues that the members of Scouts Australia believe must be covered in… Read More