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Yoxford And Peasenhall – Investitures

Welcome to the 50 new members of 1st Fressingfield Scout Group, as our Beavers and Cubs at Yoxford & Peasenhall Primary School Scout Section are officially welcomed into the scouting family - promises made, investitures complete with certificates and neckers issued.

Written on 12 December 2018

In 2016, the Times Educational Supplement (TES) wrote an article which suggested that children who joined Scouts and Guides - and benefitted from outdoors experiences and independent learning as a result - had better mental health in adulthood.  The below article continues in that theme, stating that where scouting is embedded in school curriculum pupils reap longer term benefits.

https://www.tes.com/news/teach-bushcraft-skills-boost-grades-poorest-pupils-say-scouts