Background: The past ten days in the history of the United States of America have been startling, horrifying, and nationally traumatizing on several levels. How often have we heard the phrase “words matter” over these past several … Read the rest
About Janet Forbush
Janet Forbush is the Senior Advisor with the Center for the Advancement of Mentoring.
Entries by Janet Forbush
Background: In less than three weeks voters will go to polls throughout the country to exercise their civic responsibility and opportunity to cast votes in the midterm 2018 elections. This event offers a valuable time for mentors … Read the rest
Background: Earlier this week the eight sitting justices of the U.S. Supreme Court returned to the bench or our highest court for a new season to resume deliberations on several issues brought to them by … Read the rest
Background: This Policy Column includes what will be a monthly feature that shares information regarding initiatives of the philanthropic community to address needs of children and youth. And, given the international focus of numerous foundations … Read the rest
Background: The Labor Day holiday week-end is in the “rearview mirror” as we enter the first full week of September 2018. With the beginning of a new school year throughout the country; resumption of key … Read the rest
As the summer season comes to a close, the country is poised for the upcoming school season for students returning to school, youngsters … Read the rest
July – 2018
The recent heat wave that has blanketed the country, along with fierce fires in the West, will soon be joined by … Read the rest
In the late May Public Policy Column for the Chronicle readers were informed of recent testimony of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos regarding the … Read the rest
A plethora of policy developments across several agencies in the past few weeks at the federal and state levels informs the Policy Column … Read the rest
The early spring of 2018 has brought public policy advocacy to the forefront on a host of levels – federal, state, and local … Read the rest
Topics of Interest
- MENTOR: The National Mentoring PartnershipNovember 12, 2014 - MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) is the unifying champion for expanding quality youth mentoring relationships in the United States. For nearly 25 years, MENTOR has served the mentoring field by providing a public voice, developing and delivering resources to mentoring programs nationwide and promoting quality for mentoring through standards, cutting-edge research and state of the art tools.
- Academic Web PagesAugust 6, 2012 - Academic Web Pages is the leading provider of customized websites for researchers, centers, nonprofits, and universities. AWP designed and has contributed generously to the creation of the Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring.