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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In Their Own Words

America’s Promise Alliance recently released a groundbreaking study called “Don’t Call Them Dropouts”,which takes an in depth look at the stories of youth who left high school before graduating.  In this powerful video, young people like Nico talk about the clusters of factors that led them off the path toward […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
May 1st, 2014
Posted In: Mentoring Stories, The Mentoring Effect

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