Webinars, Podcasts and Forums

Upcoming webinars on the Mentoring Enhancement Demonstration Program

National Mentoring Resource Center

The recently completed evaluation of the Mentoring Enhancement Demonstration Program (MEDP) offered a fascinating look at how mentoring programs can think about making targeted enhancements to their services and improve the quality and consistency of mentoring … Read the rest

Webinar: Diverse Ways Corporations Support Youth Mentoring

Diverse Ways Corporations Support Youth Mentoring
October 30, 2018
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership’s October IMPACT webinar will be featuring MENTOR Affiliates and their corporate partners to showcase the diverse ways that companies are supporting … Read the rest

NMRC announces new podcast series on mentoring research

By Mike Garringer
National Mentoring Resource Center

NMRC is launching its first podcast series, Reflections on Research, which offers interviews with leading researchers and scholars about their youth mentoring research and how practitioners can use that information to improve … Read the rest

Webinar: Working Effectively with Muslim Youth and Their Families 2-part series

Hosted by Midwest Regional Children’s Advocacy Center

Working Effectively with Muslim Youth and Their Families: Part 1
Thursday, October 11, 2018 2:00:00 PM EDT – 3:30:00 PM EDT

This webinar will discuss how to effectively work with Muslim youth and

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FORUM: Mentoring relationships as a context for service delivery: What do you think? - Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring

Mentoring relationships as a context for service delivery: What do you think?

FORUM: Mentoring relationships as a context for service delivery: What do you think? - Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoringby Michael Garringer

Psychotherapy researchers have long argued about how direct and goal-oriented the therapist should be.  There are some who believe that, if a strong relationship is forged between the … Read the rest

Mentor Webinar: School-Integrated Mentoring

COLLABORATIVE MENTORING WEBINAR SERIES

Thursday, September 20, 2018

1:00 PM – 2:15PM EST

A school is a natural hub for connections between young people and adults, and therefore can be a good place to build mentoring relationships for students in … Read the rest

New Webinar: Strategies for Creating Ongoing Mentor Training

Thu, May 17, 2018 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM EDT

Most mentoring programs involve their mentors in an initial training before they are matched, but fewer programs provide ongoing training as those matches take shape.

This webinar describes the benefits … Read the rest

FORUM: What is your most effective mentor recruitment message?

wantyouMentoring programs are becoming increasingly sophisticated in how they recruit mentors and the messages they use to get volunteers to take the plunge and formally apply to be a mentor. Large national organizations might hire leading advertising firms to carefully … Read the rest

Enrollment closing May 8th for the Summer Institute on Mentoring: Sign up today!

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The application deadline is approaching for the 2017 Summer Institute on Youth Mentoring, to be held July 17-20, 2017 at Portland State University. Space is limited, and the application deadline is Monday, May 8th, 2017.

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Mentor Toolkit: Open doors for mentees with an ecomap

captured-ecomap#EverydayMentoring Weekly Tip from The Mentoring Partnership of Southwestern PA 

Helping youth network can be frustrating when you aren’t sure how to connect kids to key people who can help them achieve their goals. But it isn’t always as difficult … Read the rest