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Strive for College Joins with College Board and CommonApp to Provide Virtual Mentoring to Millions of Underserved College Hopefuls

New collaboration will integrate UStrive into student offerings to better support underserved high school students, as the pandemic drives unprecedented interest in virtual mentoring News provided by Strive for College, PR Newswire Strive for College, a nonprofit organization that provides free online mentoring services for college-bound students, announced that they are collaborating with the College […]

[Webinar] Transitioning to Virtual Mentoring: Responses, Solutions, and Practices

Date: Thu, Oct 22, 2020 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EDT COVID-19 has forced mentoring programs to make major changes in their operations in order to ensure that youth continue to have positive relationships.  In this webinar, several programs will be discussing various aspects of the transition to virtual mentoring. Presenters will share their own […]

Lessons in virtual mentoring

This post has been pasted directly from the Prevention Technology Transfer Center (PTTC) Network. Agyemang, E. O., & Haggerty, K. P. (2020). Best practices for virtual mentoring: Six key findings from a literature review. University of Washington, School of Social Work. https://pttcnetwork.org/sites/default/files/2020-07/R10%20PTTC%20Best%20Practices%20in%20Virtual%20Mentoring_7.2020.pdf Introduction Mentoring has long been considered an evidence-based practice for promoting positive youth […]