Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Training New Mentors

Authors/Editors

Jucovy, Linda

Publisher(s)

Portland, OR: Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory (NWREL)

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

March 2001, 56 pages

Description of Resource

This report provides background on and outlines suggested activities for pre-service training of new mentors. Among the goals of pre-service training are helping prospective mentors understand the scope and limits of their new roles, develop the skills and attitudes necessary to perform well, and embrace the concept of positive youth development. Mentoring program trainers get tips on good practices for facilitating training sessions.   Also contains sample handouts and evaluation forms.

Languages

English

Availability

http://educationnorthwest.org/webfm_send/164