With the Do-It-Yourself craze continuing to inspire children and adults alike, it was just a matter of time before someone came up with a 21st century organization that disrupts the Boy Scouts model. Nothing against the Boy Scouts, but Hacker Scouts welcomes everyone and focuses on just DIY skill building like learning to solder and sew with electronics. Although very active in California, check out DIY.org to find out if there is a local group starting up in your area.
Thanks to Backgroundcheck.org for providing this cool infographic.
Gina Clifford Gina is an Content Marketing Manager for a large tech company and a TEDster. She's a mash-up of physics, entrepreneurship and industrial engineering and loves to write about the intersection of business, technology, and humanity. In her spare time, she enjoys organizing TEDx events and delving into quirky technology projects with her preteen son.