This is great, Gwendy! Thank you SO much for entering all of this important information for our Scouts¹ ³Trail to Eagle.² Parents – I encourage you to take the time to read her email her, and then to spend time learning how to work this new program as soon as you can! Cathi
On 4/11/18, 6:12 PM, “Gwendy Darling” wrote:
>Parents and leaders, I have just transferred our scouts’ records over to >Scoutbook.com, which is the new system we’ll be using for advancements >from here on out. In this system, you will be able to log in from any >browser to keep track of their achievements. You should each be getting >an e-mail from Scoutbook.com with an invitation to sign up and view your >scout’s info. Leaders can also view their own info, such as completed >training and expiration dates. If you do not receive an e-mail from >Scoutbook, or would like to change/add a parent or e-mail to your >scout’s account, let me know!
>Signing up for Scoutbook is optional, but HIGHLY ENCOURAGED! After you >sign up and log in, please review your scout’s personal and contact info >and make sure everything is up to date. If you opt not to sign up, >please check in with me on a Tuesday evening to review their info for >accuracy. If any advancements, merit badges, or awards are missing or >not accurate, please let Scoutmaster Altmiller know for now, as I’m >still getting my bearings in that department. Thanks!
>(We are aware that all the patrols are not up to date, and that the >fitness merit badge is not yet listed.)
>Questions about using Scoutbook can be addressed to me. Learning a new >system can be challenging, and I’m here to help! Also, let me know if >you have any interest in a parent orientation class on using Scoutbook. >I will gladly put a class together if there is enough interest. >
>Looking forward to working with each of you in the future as we support >our boys in their scouting achievements!