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
About Janet Forbush
Janet Forbush is the Senior Advisor with the Center for the Advancement of Mentoring.
Entries by Janet Forbush
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
February 2018 will remain in our collective consciousness as another month marked with tragedy and carnage that played out at Stoneman Douglas high … Read the rest
The month of January is an especially important marker in the mentoring field, having been designated as National Mentoring Month. During January of … Read the rest
Written by Janet Forbush, Senior Advisor with the Center for the Advancement of Mentoring
December – 2017
The frenzy of activity surrounding recent Senate passage of a bill on tax reform by a two vote margin of 51-49, crafted … Read the rest
Policymakers at the federal, state, and local levels have been engaged on numerous fronts in recent weeks on issues of considerable importance to children … 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.