Meeting Youth Where They Are: Why Social-Emotional Skills and Cultural Responsive Mentoring is Critical for College and Career Readiness

I knew something was off when I couldn’t focus in my courses, the weight of my head was too much to bear, and getting out of bed was increasingly difficult as the days passed. I couldn’t articulate this at the time, but I was suffering from depression. During […]

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Muhammad Ali to Serve as Symbol for International Mentoring Day as Part of National Mentoring Month

December 2015 This post was originally featured on alicenter.org International Mentoring Day to Highlight and Celebrate the Power of Mentoring as Core to Development and Social Change Initiative to Take Place on Muhammad Ali’s 74th Birthday LOUISVILLE, Ky. — From apprenticeships to elder circles, intentional relationships have always […]

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The Muhammad Ali Center
December 21st, 2015
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MENTOR partners with U.S. Department of Education to launch Mentoring Mindsets Initiative

October 2015 Today, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) participated in a virtual event hosted by the U.S. Department of Education to discuss a new effort aimed at helping students achieve academic success and promote increased opportunities for America’s young people. In coordination with City Year, Stanford University’s […]

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Andrew Catanzariti, AmeriCorps VISTA, AT&T Aspire Corps
October 16th, 2015
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Attendance Awareness Month

September 2015 This September marks the third annual Attendance Awareness Month campaign —an opportunity to rally your community, advocates, policymakers, volunteers, funders and supporters around the importance of attendance and its role in academic achievement! To support the goal of increased interest and engagement in school, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership has […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
September 1st, 2015
Posted In: Awareness, Campaigns, The Mentoring Effect

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Million Women Mentors STEM Mentoring Initiative

July 2015 MENTOR is proud to be a strategic partner of the Million Women Mentors (MWM) initiative, which is designed to get more women and girls involved in STEM careers through mentoring. MWM launch in January 2014 during National Mentoring Month. The initiative supports the engagement of one million science, […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
July 22nd, 2015
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Seven Aspire Mentoring Corps VISTAS Begin Year of Service

July 2015 MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) is excited to be building the capacity of mentoring programs around the country by launching the Aspire Mentoring Corps. Seven AmeriCorps VISTA members began their service this week in MENTOR’s Boston office and Mentoring Partnerships around the country, where they will serve […]

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Molly Brenner, Manager, Mentoring Partnership Network
July 13th, 2015
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