toss out the rules and make it safer

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scouterjohn
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toss out the rules and make it safer

Postby scouterjohn » Fri Apr 04, 2014 8:26 pm

An interesting article in a recent National Post:
http://news.nationalpost.com/2014/03/21 ... surprised/

Before Scouts Canada goes any further down the road of bubble wrap safety rules for kids somebody should stop and consider. I'd hate to see a Canadian version of the BSA's Guide to Safe Scouting developed here.

Support free-range kids

YiS,
John

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Re: toss out the rules and make it safer

Postby Jody » Fri Apr 04, 2014 10:43 pm

Scouter John:

Welcome to the club!

We've been preaching this on the Scouts Canada Discussion Group a lot recently (posting the same article plus many more):

https://www.facebook.com/groups/scoutscanadagrp/
B. Jody Lotzkar
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1st Mountaineer Scouts, West Vancouver, B.C.

Email.......... scouterjody [at] gmail [dot] com
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Oh, and if anyone asks: Yes....this IS supposed to scare your mother!

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Re: toss out the rules and make it safer

Postby Farago » Fri Oct 20, 2017 7:36 am

Any news on this front? I haven't been following this stuff for 2-3 years.


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