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AWARDED: Edward J. Fretwell Award

AWARDED. Mr. Eddie Tyler received the Fretwell Outstanding Educator Award from the Mobile Area Council, BSA.
 
The Edward Fretwell award is presented to those who work in education and who follow the BSA's mission “to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.”
 
Dr. Fretwell, the namesake of this award, was an early advocate of the Scouting movement in the United States and a leading scholar in education, focusing on the value of extra-curricular opportunities to improve educational outcomes.