Training and Workshops

The Mentoring Partnership of New York provides many different types of training and workshops to our partner programs and those seeking to learn more about Mentoring.  MPNY teaches best practices that have been researched by psychologists, social workers, school administrators and teachers.

MPNY has two ongoing trainings throughout the year; How to Design and Manage a Quality Mentoring Program and our Friday Afternoon Series.  

Below, you'll find more information on those workshops and our Eventbrite Calendar for registration.

 

How to Design and Manage a Quality Mentoring Program:

 

Friday, August 22, 2014

Monday, September 15, 2014

Tuesday, October 21,2014

Thursday, November 20,2014

Friday, December 19, 2014


Best Practices for Running a Successful Mentoring Program

For youth development professionals interested in developing a mentoring program, this comprehensive session will provide the necessary tools and information to launch and sustain an effective youth mentoring program. Covered in this training will be the Elements of Effective Practice, the industry's nationally accepted best practice standards for the development of youth mentoring programs that have proven effective in a wide range of existing mentoring strategies. 

Participants will: 

Learn about the Elements of Effective Practice

  • Receive a copy of MENTOR's Elements of Effective Practice Toolkit, containing more than 200 tools and templates for effective mentoring program design
  • Understand the planning aspects of developing a mentoring program, and the key roles of staff in ensuring that mentoring relationships are meaningful, sustainable, and fun for youth served.
  • Leave with initial plans for their organization's mentoring program development. 
     
Friday Afternoon Series (2014-2015)

Friday Afternoon Series 2014-15, 2:00-4:00P.M.
122 East 42nd Street, Suite 1520
New York, NY 10168

Registration will open approximately 6 weeks prior to each workshop
There is a $15 reservation fee, refunded in full to all those who attend (or cancel no less than 24 hours in advance).


October 10th – Refreshing Your Mentor Screening – Bruce Beckwith of MPNY

November 14th – Strengthening Mentors’ Active Listening Skills – Jean Lahage Cohen of MPNYLI

December 12th – Teachers as Mentors – Franca Floro of MPLI

February 13th – Adolescents and Sexuality – TBA

March 13th – Defusing Aggression in Youth – Dr. Sophine Charles of Our Youth and NOBLE Mentors

April 17th – Managing Expectations – Bruce Beckwith of MPNY


PLEASE USE THE CALENDAR BELOW TO REGISTER

 

Please click on the date and the title will appear below, click title to be taken to registration page

 



IMPORTANT NOTE:

WHEN YOU REGISTER FOR THE EEP CLASS, YOU WILL BE CHARGED $25.00 TO YOUR CREDIT CARD.  

WHEN YOU REGISTER FOR THE FRIDAY AFTERNOON WORKSHOP SERIES, YOU WILL BE CHARGED $10.00 TO YOUR CREDIT CARD.

THESE REGISTRATION FEES WILL BE CREDITED / REFUNDED TO YOUR CREDIT CARD AFTER YOU HAVE ATTENDED THE SESSION YOU REGISTERED FOR. 

IF YOU'RE UNABLE TO MAKE THE CLASS YOU'VE SIGNED UP FOR - YOU NEED TO CONTACT OUR OFFICE 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE CLASS EITHER BY PHONE (212-953-0945) OR BY EMAIL bbeckwith@mentoring.org TO LET US KNOW YOU'RE UNABLE TO ATTEND.  IF YOU DON'T NOTIFY US AND YOU DON'T ATTEND, THE REGISTRATION FEE WILL NOT BE REFUNDED. 

THIS NEW POLICY WILL ALLOW US TO BETTER MANAGE THE ATTENDANCE, SUPPLIES AND REFRESHMENTS SERVED FOR OUR TRAINING SESSIONS.  WE THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING AND COOPERATION.

"I attended a training session on Tuesday and was so impressed with the knowledge and expertise of the staff. The work you do is so valuable because of its experiential potential for growth."

Kristy Crabtress, United Way of New York City