My Dad got his woodbadge award as a Scouting leader. As an adult I was flipping through his old scouting materials and found the leadership principles taught at woodbadge.
I thought they were great.
- Getting and Giving Information
- Understanding Group Needs and Characteristics
- Knowing and Understanding Group Resources
- Controlling the Group
- Setting the Example
- Representing the Group
- Sharing Leadership
- Manager of Learning
Then this week I discovered that the BSA adopted them from www.whitestag.org. I was going through the white stag site and thought they had borrowed from the BSA. But on reading their history page it became clear.