Wisdom in the Shape of My Coach

As part of MENTOR’s #ThankYourMentor campaign, many people are taking the time to thank mentors who were there at critical moments in their lives. On our blog, we are featuring poignant stories from mentors and mentees who know the impact of mentoring first-hand. This story comes from Alphonso Mayo, […]

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In Real Life Blog Series: Helping Mentors Cultivate a Growth Mindset in the Students They Serve

Photos courtesy of City Year, used with permission. By David Shapiro, President and CEO of MENTOR, and Jim Balfanz, President of City Year For decades, MENTOR and City Year have been leaders in high-quality mentoring and youth development in hundreds of communities and schools across the country. Our […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
March 29th, 2016
Posted In: Education, In Real Life

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In Real Life Blog Series: Mentoring in the Middle Grades

Throughout March, we are focusing on the role education plays In Real Life. Visit MENTOR’s blog to read weekly blog posts on the unique ways education intersects with mentoring, including program stories, real life mentoring features, and announcements on initiatives supporting our efforts to building a strong foundation […]

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Guest Author: Jason Cascarino, Chief Executive Officer, Spark
March 17th, 2016
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MENTOR to Support National Initiative Aimed at Combating Chronic Absenteeism

Throughout March, we are focusing on the role education plays In Real Life. Visit MENTOR’s blog to read weekly blog posts on the unique ways education intersects with mentoring, including program stories, real life mentoring features, and announcements on initiatives supporting our efforts to building a strong foundation […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
March 7th, 2016
Posted In: Education, In Real Life

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