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06: Changes in Scouting


Provide an overview of the Movement’s history focusing on its development to meet the changing needs of society.


By the end of the module participants will be able to:

1.Explain how Scouting started

2.Relate the significant milestones in Scouting

3.Outline the national and international growth of Scouting

Resources for this module can be found in below.

Changes in Scouting (video 30mb)

Changes in Scouting script (pdf)

Changes in Scouting quiz (pdf)

Changes in Scouting interactive quiz (ppt)

Please note that currently resources only go up to 2003.

You may also want to include some information about Scouting from 2003 - 2011

For more information:

UK Scouts Heritage Website

2009 – Bear Grylls Chief Scout (video)

2012 - The Scout Association's Ten Years of Scouting Success (video)


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