Board of Review by telecon

The board of review, like most aspects of Scouting, works best in person.

But sometimes, for a number of legitimate reasons, that’s not an option. That’s why, as outlined in the Guide to Advancement (section, the BSA allows units to conduct boards of review by teleconferencing, using tools like Skype, Google Hangouts or Zoom.

For more information, read this article in Bryan’s Blog (Scouting Magazine).