Mentoring in the News

Mentoring Institute Conference on the Impact and Effectiveness of Developmental Relationships, 10/29/13

The Mentoring Institute at the University of New Mexico is pleased to announce the sixth annual mentoring conference: Impact and Effectiveness of Developmental Relationships . Tuesday, October 29 – Friday, November 1, 2013 Student Union Building (SUB), UNM Main Campus, Albuquerque, NM We seek to facilitate discourse on the impact and effectiveness of developmental relationships […]

New article on the re-emeregence of apprenticeships in U.S.

Reprinted from the Chronicle of Higher Education By Aisha Labi, November 26, 2012 Apprenticeships Make a Comeback in the United States Michael Aguilera, a student at Greenville Technical College, in South Carolina, and a participant in the BMW Scholars Program, learns from an employee at the company’s plant in Spartanburg. “It would be great to start […]

Upcoming Mentoring Conferences in Colorado, California, and Oregon

Register Today for Mentoring Conferences in Colorado, California, Oregon from Mentoring.org. March 26, 2013: Registration is open for three conferences focused on advancing quality youth mentoring: The Youth Mentoring Collaborative (YMC) and Serve Colorado’s Colorado Mentoring Symposium – Youth Mentoring: The Next Step – April 12 in Denver; the Friends for Youth’s 14th Annual Mentoring Conference – […]

Evaluation shows promising findings for BBBS of Canada

from the Centre for Addiction  and Mental Health Youth mentoring linked to many positive effects in children, new CAMH and Big Brothers Big Sisters research shows January 15, 2013 –The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and Big Brothers Big Sisters Canada (BBBSC) are releasing the first results of one of the largest mentoring […]

Friends for Youth’s 14th Annual Mentoring Conference April 18 – 19

Oracle Santa Clara Conference CenterMentoring is once again a popular prevention and intervention strategy, especially within large programs that offer other services to more vulnerable populations of youth. Many of us are now aware of and follow standards and practices that make services effective, which shows how far we’ve come as a field. But, do […]

January 17th Webinar: Looking Back, Looking Forward

January Webinar Looking Back, Looking Forward: Collaborative Mentoring Webinar Series Thursday, January 17, 2013 10:00-11:15 AM Pacific/ 11:00-12:15 PM Mountain/ 12:00-1:15 PM Central/1:00-2:15 PM Eastern We did it! We successfully held 12 collaborative webinars in 2012, reaching hundreds of youth mentoring professionals and talking about important topic to the field. In this month’s webinar, we’ll […]

January webinar: Looking Back, Looking Forward

Looking Back, Looking Forward: Collaborative Mentoring Webinar Series Thursday, January 17, 2013 10:00-11:15 AM Pacific/ 11:00-12:15 PM Mountain/
12:00-1:15 PM Central/1:00-2:15 PM Eastern We did it! We successfully held 12 collaborative webinars in 2012, reaching hundreds of youth mentoring professionals and talking about important topics to the field. In this month’s webinar, we’ll take a look […]

New short film explores power of mentoring.

As a member of the MacArthur Foundation’s Network on Connected Learning, I wanted to share with you a great new short on mentoring. The Foundation commissioned filmmaker Nic Askew to make a series of short film that explores the underlying thinking of our six principles of Connected learning: interests, peers, youth as producers, networks, shared purpose, and […]

December 20th webinar to focus on social media and National Mentoring Month

Maximizing the Message: Using Social Media to Expand Your National Mentoring Month Outreach Thursday, December 20, 2012 10:00 -11:15 am Pacific/ 11:00 AM-12:15 pm Mountain/ 12:00-1:15 pm Central/ 1:00-2:15 pm Eastern National Mentoring Month is just one month away.  Maximize this annual opportunity to increase visibility, recruit mentors, and find more supporters for your program […]

Connect to Mentoring Resource - Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring

Connect to Mentoring Resource

Looking for mentoring resources and training? Contact your State Mentoring Partnership. State Partnerships are at the core of mentoring’s infrastructure is a growing network of Mentoring Partnerships that MENTOR has helped to build and support. Mentoring Partnerships serve a unique role as a clearinghouse for information and resources, providing the critical link between MENTOR’s national efforts […]