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Schools should learn from Scouting?

November 14th, 2013 by YPR Team

“John Lawlor, the chief executive of Scouting Ireland, believes passionately his movement offers a model for     Irish education in the 21st century.” Check out the article from the Irish Independent about school systems learning a lesson about the development of young people through the philosophy of Scouting. Leave a comment here – how… Read More


UK SCOUTS CHANGE THEIR PROMISE

November 3rd, 2013 by YPR Team

Following an extensive 10-month consultation process within and outside the Movement, The UK Scout Association has taken the decision to introduce an additional alternative version of the Scout Promise that can be taken by people with no affirmed faith and humanists from 1 January 2014. The existing Scout Promise: On my honour, I promise that… Read More