The world of Boy Scouting is completely different than that of Cub Scouting. Boys now begin to take more responsibility to learn the leadership roles within the Troop. Words like; Patrol Method and acronyms like; SPL, ASM and PLC are part of the vocabulary that is being used. Parents show up to the Troop meetings but what specifically is their job?
Below is a link to the New Boy Scout Parent Orientation that strives to answer your questions: