Creating a culture of belonging: New study shows how mentors help reduce rejection sensitivity

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In his excellent new book, “Helping Children Succeed,” author Paul Tough notes that a caring connection is a prerequisite for learning. Teachers who create warm, … Read the rest

New study highlights the top 3 reasons for long waitlists in mentoring programs

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DeWitt, D. J., Lipman, E. L., Da Costa, J., Graham, K., Larose, S., Pepler, D., Coyle, J., DuBois, D., Manzano-Munguia, M, & Ferro, A. (2016). Predictors of early versus late match relationship beginnings in Big Brothers Big Sisters community programs. … Read the rest

Social 20-year-olds are more satisfied at 50

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