Merit badges represent days, weeks or even months of work by Scouts. But what isn't always clear is what the art on the merit badges themselves represents.
What's the difference between Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts? Unit structure, leadership, parental involvement, advancement, camping and more.
FAQs about merit badge counselors: Is there a limit to the number of merit badges an individual may counsel? Can someone counsel his own family member?
Merit Badge Maintenance Task Force member Steve Bowen reveals facts about merit badges you probably didn't know in the November 2014 ScoutCast.
For today's Ask the Expert, I field a question from an assistant Scoutmaster wondering what to do when a Scout loses his Boy Scout Handbook.
The team behind ScoutCast, the monthly podcast that fills your ears with tips to make your job as a Scouter easier, needs ideas for future episodes.
Rank privilege, the practice of older Scouts eating first or getting the best sleeping spots, isn't endorsed by the Boy Scouts of America.
The nonprofit Bill of Rights Institute has announced its third annual Boy Scout essay contest. Scouts and former Scouts write a short essay for a chance to win $1,000 for themselves and $500 for their Scout unit.
For Bullying Prevention Awareness Month, read nine signs your child is being bullied — and eight signs your child is the bully.
Gavin Burseth, a 16-year-old from Illinois, is using goats to help clear poison ivy from campgrounds. It's the final project in his quest for the Hornaday Award.