Upcoming Webinars of Interest – Where are All of the Men? & Mentor Screening and Youth Protection

Mentoring Webinars Two topics that AMP regularly hears are of importance to mentoring organizations are how to engage male mentors and how to appropriately screen all mentors. Two upcoming webinars, each hosted by mentoring organizations in the U.S., address these issues. These mentoring webinars are highlighted below – 1. Where are All of the Men? Finding Male Mentors and Keeping …

Mentoring Matters Lesson Plans Released

AMP is excited to share that a series of Lessons Plans designed to fit with Mental Health Matters are now available! These lesson plans are designed for students in Grades 4-6 and students in Grade 8, and share how Mentoring positively impacts mental health. Through the use of group activities and discussions, students will:         Grades 4-6 Understand the term …

National Mentoring Summit USA: Online Materials – Photos & Videos

National Mentoring Summit 2014 USA The National Mentoring Summit took place in the United States at the end of January 2014, and they have posted numerous interesting and informational presentations and resources from the Summit on their website. Take a look! http://www.mentoring.org/2014_national_mentoring_summit/photos_videos/ The fourth annual National Mentoring Summit was held on January 30 and 31, 2014, in Arlington, VA, at the Crystal Gateway …

The Alberta Safe & Caring Schools Forum

Download the Poster Educators, parents, media and organizations like the Canadian Safe School Network & The Society for Safe and Caring Schools & Communities have spent the past few years reacting to an onslaught of bullying issues and dealing with the impact of tragic situations. The solutions lie not in punishments and consequences – but in prevention. We must educate …

Six Useful Resources For Your Mentoring Organization

AMP Mentoring Resources Did you know that the Alberta Mentoring Partnership website (www.albertamentors.ca) houses lots of mentoring tools and resources? The following resources are provided by AMP and can serve as a selection of very helpful resources for you and your organization. Here’s a selection. Check out the AMP website for even more tools and resources! 1. Online Mentee and …

#mentorsnippet – March 2, 2014

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart” – Hellen Keller.