From the Scouting magazine archives: How to keep your troop meetings productive

The Scouts BSA program is meant to be led by the Scouts themselves.

But we all know that sometimes teenagers need guidance from adults.

In this story from Scouting magazine way back in 2002, we asked readers for their thoughts on how to keep troop meetings from spinning out of control. As usual, their advice was spot on!

Among the highlights: keep it positive, plan everything in advance, and always Be Prepared. Click here to read more.

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Aaron Derr is the senior editor of Scout Life and Scouting magazines, and also a former Cubmaster and Scouts BSA volunteer.