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June 19th webinar on Positive Youth Development and Mentoring

Thursday, June 19, 2014 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM EDT A variety of assets, from community supports to a young person’s own values, are key to positive youth development. Caring adults – including mentors – play a critical role in spurring the development of these positive assets. Join us to look at how mentoring relationships […]

Parents as Partners: Research and Strategies for Engaging Parents in Youth Mentoring Programs

Thursday, May 15, 1-2:15 p.m. Live webinar! Sign up now!  One of the more complicated aspects of running a youth mentoring program is figuring out how and when to engage parents and other family members. Parents can play a crucial role in supporting the relationship between a mentor and mentee, but programs often struggle to […]

Mentor Screening Webinar on 3/20

In preparation for Child Abuse Prevention Month and Sexual Assault Awareness Month, both in April, we are looking at the importance of mentor screening and how programs can ensure youth safety. Join the March webinar to learn about this critical component of all mentoring programs. MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership is proud to facilitate the Collaborative Mentoring Webinar […]

Webinar on evaluating youth outcomes

Did it Work? Evaluating Youth Outcomes in Relationship-Based Programs Thursday, December 19, 2013 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM EDT As the year comes to a close, many programs are conducting mid-year or year-end evaluations. Analyzing this data, interpreting it accurately, and turning it into practical program improvements can be challenging and often overwhelming. If you’re […]

Now available online: Group Mentoring: Bridging Research and Effective Practice

Group Mentoring: Bridging Research and Effective Practice NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE Group mentoring is an increasingly popular strategy for providing positive relationships and activities to youth in need. In fact, over 20% of youth mentoring programs offer some form of group mentoring, while a survey of American volunteers finds that over half say they work with […]

10/17 webinar on group mentoring

Group Mentoring: Bridging Research and Effective Practice Thursday, October 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 Group mentoring is an increasingly popular strategy for providing positive relationships and activities to youth in need. In fact, over 20% of youth mentoring programs offer some form of group mentoring, while a […]

FORUM: How do you assess the level of “risk” in your mentees?

During last week’s webinar on the recent Role of Risk study, there was an excellent discussion about how to define “risk” in a young person’s life and how those factors might influence their mentoring relationship and even a program’s design and delivery. All young people face some level of risk or deal with a few […]

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 […]

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 […]