Our troop has a “no electronics for Scouts” policy.
For better or worse, cell phone technology continues to drastically change the way we do things and dating is far from immune.
Between the long call logs, text messages, email and photos on a phone, smartphones can be incredibly incriminating. Black Book Leave it to Blackberry to make the 21st century version of a black book.
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To comfort parents, we provide a list of cell phone numbers for all adults going on the outing and allow boys to use our phones to call home or take calls from worried parents at any time. If a Scout takes out a cell phone during a regular meeting, I collect it until the end of the meeting. It’s the boys who want to call or text their friends. I stress that cell phone use while riding to and from camp is often a distraction to the driver. If a Scout is allowed to use a cell phone without leader control, there is a good possibility that the phone will be used to call or take calls from friends, to play video games, or to listen to music.
While it allowed men to record details on his sexual exploits, it was an extraneous accessory that anyone could be privy to with a glance. A veritable database of contacts where a player can keep all your contact info, notes, pictures, along with a list of who you know thanks to social networks.
Since its main function is for calling, having a smartphone doesn’t raise any red flags.
A cell phone or a smart phone (Blackberry, iphone) is a tool that can give you independence while providing you with a safety net if you ever have a need for it.
What if the community centre is closed when I get there? The “what if’s” do not need to stop you from going out and enjoying activities in your community.