Resources & References: PROJECT PLANNING

Project Planning Information Troop Meetings Main Event

Boy Scout Handbook
Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook
Venturing Summit Award Service Project Workbook
Family Life and Personal Finance merit badge pamphlets
Portny, Stanley E. Project Management for Dummies. For Dummies, 2013.
Richards, Adam. Project Management: A Beginner’s Guide to Effectively Manage Any Project Like the Pros Do. Amazon Digital Services, 2014.
Stark, Ed. Project Management for Beginners: Proven Project Management Methods to Complete Projects With Time and Money to Spare. CreateSpace, 2014.

Project Planning Form
Scout Planning Worksheet

Organizations and Websites
All About Project Management (Free Management Library)
Project Management Institute Educational Foundation

Related Program Features
All of them; every module can be considered a monthly project

Photo and Illustration Credits
(, courtesy: project plan strategy concept, ©; planning map diagram, ©disdain), (BSA file), (Scouts using compass and map, Raingutter Regatta® Inflatable Raceway, BSA file)

We are grateful to Brenna Leary and Jim Virgin for their assistance with creating the Project Planning program feature. Brenna is from Babson Park, Massachusetts, and served as the Northeast Region Venturing president, 2014–2015. Jim chaired the program features project and is from Vancouver, Washington.

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