Council and District Operations
2015 Council & District Growth Plan Workbook
The Council - This guidebook explains how the local council functions to carry out the purpose of the BSA, with recommendations for membership, finance, program, and unit service.
The District - This wide-ranging overview provides information on how the district carries out the operational mission of the council.
Self Evaluation Guide for Successful District Operations
A Guide for Volunteers on Good Volunteer-Professional Relationships
Handbook for District Operations
A Plan for Functioning Districts - This diagram illustrates the cycle of responsibilities for the district
Advancement Committee: Policies- and Procedures
Commissioner Fieldbook for Unit Service - This is a book for unit commissioners and for those who coach and guide unit commissioners.
Commissioner Helps for Packs, Troops and Crews - The main responsibility of a commissioner is to keep Scouting units alive, healthy, happy, and reregistered on time. This booklet helps the new commissioner deal with problems related to the units he or she has been assigned
Council and District Plan Book - Good planning is as indispensable to Scouting as it is to any business or other important undertaking. The Council and District Plan Book helps council and district officers define functions, responsibilities, and objectives.
Council Nominating Committee Worksheet - The local council nominating committee has the important responsibility of selecting a slate of council leaders who will be responsible for achieving the council objectives and by so doing increase the effectiveness of Scouting.
District Nominating Committee Worksheet - A district committee is responsible for increasing the effectiveness of Scouting throughout a district through the achievement of district goals. Thus, the task of the district nominating committee selecting a slate of competent officers and members at large for the next year is an extremely important one.
Selecting District People - This book is designed to help key district leaders determine the number of people needed to operate an effective district, and then to locate, select, and recruit them.
Direct Support Items - A quick-reference list of District support items available online and in hard copy.