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Troop Leader Blueprint for an Amazing Year

Your Blueprint for an Amazing Troop Year


Keep your troop going strong with these specially adapted badges, Journeys, and activities for virtual and safe, in-person meetings, as well as current COVID-19 guidelines and resources. We're here to support you as you help your troop thrive!

Program Ideas and Adaptations

Power a fun-filled troop year with this curated selection of badges, Journeys, and activities to help you and your troop throughout the year!

Girl Scout Levels
Multi-Level Troops
Training and Planning Tools
Local Support & Training Sessions

Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan (GSSEM) provides local support to make sure you and your troop have an amazing Girl Scout year!

  • Administrative volunteers are experienced volunteers in your area that can assist you with questions about troop operations, girl-led events, troop finances, and more!
  • Volunteers on your Service Unit team and Community team are available to answer your questions.

Not sure who to contact? Your Member Support Specialist can help!
Find your community's Member Support Specialist »


GSSEM also offers training sessions for leaders of all experience levels through gsLearn.

  • All GSSEM troop leaders and co-leaders are highly encouraged to take our Troop Leader Orientation course on gsLearn..
  • GSSEM also offers live grade-level training sessions for Daisies, Brownies, Juniors, and Cadettes.
  • You can also explore our library of over 40 Short & Snappies in gsLearn's content library.

Don't see what you're looking for?
Email the Volunteer Experience team with training session ideas!

Tools to Plan Meetings

Check out these tried-and-true resources from sister troop leaders who successfully adapted their meetings for virtual and safe, in-person settings.

Planning Activities

These volunteer-generated ideas can you help adapt to any meeting environment. You can also visit the program-level pages above to view adaptations for specific badges and Journeys.

Connecting with Families
COVID-19 Guidelines