Order of the Arrow Dues 2020

Public Speaking Merit Badge-Online

Public Speaking Merit Badge-Online
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6/15/2020 9:00 AM
Last Day To Register
6/30/2020 12:00 PM
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Online Session: Public Speaking

Date: July 1, 2020

Time: 4:00pm-6:00pm

Location: Zoom

Cost: $10.00 (This fee is non refundable or transferable if a Scout is unable to attend the session once signed up to attend.)

Session Description:

General instructions for every merit badge class:

1.  Thank you for choosing to participate in the Andrew Jackson Council Virtual MB Sessions.  

2.  As with all BSA Official Activities, Scouts should wear their Class A uniform during class to be in compliance with BSA Guidelines.

3.  Below, Scouts will find specific guidance for this merit badge as well as any requirements that need to be completed before the session.  A Zoom Link will be sent to you via email notification before the session begins.

4.  Remember:  you must enable video access on Zoom the ENTIRE class sessions to earn credit for the material presented during the class.

5.  Completion records.  Blue Cards will *not* be issued for Virtual MB Session. Every registered scout's Scoutmaster will be emailed a weekly list letting them know of the MB's Scouts "completed" or "partially completed" during that weeks session. 

Merit Badge Specific Instructions:
Scouts participating must:
1. Have access to the Zoom app or account to login and participate in the sessions
2. Have the MB Worksheet with them to complete the MB Requirements
3. Participate in the discussion, activity or demonstration as required by the MB Worksheet via Zoom camera and microphone.  Scouts MUST remain on the Zoom session via camera the entire session in order to earn a "completion" for the MB even if requirements are turned on for a show of "participation".
4.  Apply by ALL 2-deep leadership requirements set by the BSA.  Scouts are NOT allowed to be on a Zoom call with only the MB Counselor.  Another scout, parent or leader must be online at all times.
Scouts should:
1. Have paper and pencils ready to use along with the worksheet. Worksheets are online as a PDF so they may be filled out online and emailed. 

2. Complete requirements: 1, 2 & 4 (should be "prepared" before the session and will be given during breakout session via Zoom). These requirements SHOULD be completed BEFORE the session begins and emailed to the Merit Badge Counselor at: christianpatterson@alumni.lsu.edu with a parent attached to the email.   

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