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Students Without Status: Understanding and Protecting the Rights of Undocumented Immigrant Students
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Students Without Status: Understanding and Protecting the Rights of Undocumented Immigrant Students

The Alliance for Excellent Education Invites You to Participate in a Webinar Thursday, October 18, 2017 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM EDT The Mike Sussman Studio   Free Webinar Students Without Status: Understanding and Protecting the Rights of Undocumented Immigrant Students Panelists: Jamie Fasteau, Principal, Education Counsel Carlos A. Guevara, Senior Policy Advisor, Office of […]

Wide Open Spaces: Bridging the Resource Gap in Rural Mentoring

Wide Open Spaces: Bridging the Resource Gap in Rural Mentoring

Implementing a mentoring program comes with many challenges, including recruiting the right volunteers, enlisting youth into the program, and ensuring that matches have the support they need to thrive and endure. In rural communities, some of these challenges are even more difficult as programs deal with small populations from which to recruit, vast service areas […]

Create an Effective Team to Drive Your Program’s Success
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Create an Effective Team to Drive Your Program’s Success

COLLABORATIVE MENTORING WEBINAR SERIES Thursday, October 19, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:15PM EDT What does it take to run an excellent organization? At the heart of any successful organization, we find collaborative teams of employees who are well prepared and motivated for the work before them. Having an effective team can make your program flourish, […]

Get Moving!  Using sports-based programming to bridge mentoring gaps
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Get Moving!  Using sports-based programming to bridge mentoring gaps

COLLABORATIVE MENTORING WEBINAR SERIES Thursday, September 21, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:15PM EDT According to research, in the United States alone, more than 35 million children between the ages of 8 and 19 participate in some form of youth sports. This webinar will explore critical concepts, strategies, and tips for program staff to consider when […]

A Fresh Look at Logic Models: Enhance and Amplify Their Value – Webinar
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A Fresh Look at Logic Models: Enhance and Amplify Their Value – Webinar

COLLABORATIVE MENTORING WEBINAR SERIES Thursday, August 17, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:15PM EDT       You have a logic model, but are you using it to its fullest? Go beyond the basics of developing logic models and theories of change, and look at them through a new lens to amplify your impact. Join this […]

Supporting Mentors and Mentees in the Face of Challenges
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Supporting Mentors and Mentees in the Face of Challenges

Thursday, July 20, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:15PM EDT A key to a positive mentoring relationship is the ability of a mentor to respond to a mentee with care, ease, and relevance when delicate or difficult issues arise. This webinar will explore critical concepts, strategies, and tips for mentors and program staff to consider when […]

FORUM: What is your most effective mentor recruitment message?

FORUM: What is your most effective mentor recruitment message?

Mentoring programs are becoming increasingly sophisticated in how they recruit mentors and the messages they use to get volunteers to take the plunge and formally apply to be a mentor. Large national organizations might hire leading advertising firms to carefully craft their recruitment messages, but even the smallest local programs can come up with a […]

Webinar – Partnerships Drive Success:  Using Cross-sector Collaborations to Build Capacity in Youth Agencies
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Webinar – Partnerships Drive Success: Using Cross-sector Collaborations to Build Capacity in Youth Agencies

Thursday, June 22, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:15PM EDT Partnering with local organizations, other mentoring and/or youth agencies and businesses can help mentoring programs expand their services beyond the current program model, recruit more qualified mentors and maximize their fundraising efforts. Join this webinar to explore how programs can identify, support and cultivate valuable cross-sector […]

Webinar – The Restorative Power of Mentoring for Sexually Exploited Youth
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Webinar – The Restorative Power of Mentoring for Sexually Exploited Youth

Thursday, May 18, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:15PM EDT Youth who experience commercial sexual exploitation are often victimized by adults who appear to care for them. This type of trauma destroys trust and may significantly affect a youth’s ability to form healthy relationships. Mentoring has the potential to be restorative, providing an opportunity for healing […]

Enrollment closing May 8th for the Summer Institute on Mentoring: Sign up today!

Enrollment closing May 8th for the Summer Institute on Mentoring: Sign up today!

REGISTER HERE! The application deadline is approaching for the 2017 Summer Institute on Youth Mentoring, to be held July 17-20, 2017 at Portland State University. Space is limited, and the application deadline is Monday, May 8th, 2017. The 2017 Institute will address the theme of Mentoring in the Civic Space, focusing on intersections between mentoring […]