What we can learn from a “glittering ounce” of good news

“Good news is rare these days, and every glittering ounce of it should be cherished and hoarded and worshiped and fondled like a priceless diamond.”

-Hunter S. Thompson

by Jean Rhodes

Let us take a moment to recognize an extraordinary … Read the rest

On mentoring and wheat

by Jean Rhodes

A call to action in youth mentoring

Ron Haskins, the co-director of the Center on Children and Families at the Brookings Institution recently wrote a New York Times OpEd in which he made a strong case … Read the rest

What is Your Evidence-Based Mentoring IQ? The Winner is…

Screen Shot 2013-04-07 at 9.14.53 PMby David DuBois

I apologize for the delay in following up on my “evidence-based mentoring IQ” posting from May. I appreciate the time (and courage!) of all who took the time to try their hand at the quiz. The winner … Read the rest

Evidence Corner: Looking for Evidence in All the Right Places

Evidence Corner: Looking for Evidence in All the Right Placesby David DuBois

I am very pleased and honored to have the opportunity to contribute to the Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring as the editor of the site’s Evidence Corner. I look forward, in the months to come, to sharing and … Read the rest