Episode 20 AMP Learning Day 2018 - MentoringMinute Podcast

Episode 20 – The Alberta Mentoring Partnership Learning Day 2018

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AMP Learning Day 2018 While we didn’t host a National Mentoring Symposium in 2018, the Alberta Mentoring Partnership in conjunction with the Faculty of Extension (U of A) and the Community University Partnership were excited to host AMP Learning Day 2018! A learning day specifically themed around research, evaluation, and knowledge mobilization— with a focus on tangible, pragmatic tactics you …

MentoringMinute July 2018 | Looking for Free Mentoring Summer School?

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Looking for Free Mentoring Summer School? Looking to spice up your mentoring PD this summer? The AMP has a ton of resources to help you and your mentoring programs be the best they can be, including a Research Portal, informational webinars targeted to mentoring professionals, podcasts, mentoring program toolkits and much more: Visit our Research Portal for a selection of …

Nerd’s Corner A Short Guide to Evaluative Thinking - MentoringMinute Podcast

Episode 19 – Nerd’s Corner: A Short Guide to Evaluative Thinking

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Nerd’s Corner: A Short Guide to Evaluative Thinking: Jason Daniels joins us from the Evaluation Capacity Network and the Community University Partnership to share with us all about how we can use evaluative thinking in our work to improve our programs, policies and practices to enhance positive outcomes for children and youth. Click here to listen to the podcast! Download …

Episode 18 - Corporate Mentoring in Action

Episode 18 – Corporate Mentoring in Action

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Corporate mentoring in action: Building a happier, more productive workplace through a youth mentoring program partnership: How much does your department or company spend annually on corporate professional development? How often does your church or union lament declining member engagement or employee satisfaction at work? How often have you wanted to “give back” to the community at work beyond a …

Episode 17 - Expanding the Circle into Alberta

Episode 17 – The Aboriginal/Indigenous Youth Mentorship Program: Expanding the Circle into Alberta

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This Podcast describes the Aboriginal/Indigenous Youth Mentorship Program (A/IYMP). A/IYMP is a 20-week, peer-led afterschool program delivered by Indigenous high school students for their younger elementary-aged peers. A/IYMP promotes wellness, resiliency, and overall positive mental health, including Mino-Bimaadiziwin (the way of the good life). This after-school health promotion program is informed by Indigenous worldviews and practices. It builds on the …

Episode 16 - The Importance of Bridging Research and Practice in Youth Mentoring

Episode 16 – “Placing a Better Bet”: The Importance of Bridging Research and Practice in Youth Mentoring

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Youth mentoring programs are continuously looking to improve the services they offer and the outcomes they produce, but it can be hard to know where to begin with program improvement efforts. And while most mentoring programs strive to be “evidence-based,” it is often unclear what that means, let alone how to go about collecting data that proves it. This webinar …

WEBINAR: Nerd’s Corner: A Short Guide to Evaluative Thinking

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June 13th, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM MDT Register Now Nerd’s Corner: A Short Guide to Evaluative Thinking: Join Jason Daniels from the Evaluation Capacity Network and the Community University Partnership to share with us all about how we can use evaluative thinking in our work to improve our programs, policies and practices to enhance positive outcomes for children and …

Implementing the Alberta Career and Technology Studies (CTS) Mentoring Courses - MentoringMinute Podcast

Episode 15 – Implementing the Alberta Career and Technology Studies (CTS) Mentoring Courses – Episode 15

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This is a panel discussion will focus on setting up the CTS mentoring courses in your high school. Panel members will share their experiences and learnings with scheduling, training, matching, and supporting mentoring in their schools. Time for questions will be included in the webinar. This is a follow up to the webinar, Mentoring for Credit: Introduction to the Career …

The Aboriginal:Indigenous Youth Mentorship Program

WEBINAR: The Aboriginal/Indigenous Youth Mentorship Program: Expanding the Circle into Alberta

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REGISTER HERE Welcome Guests: Dr. Kate Storey and Dr. Noreen Willows Tue, May 1, 2018 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM MDT This webinar will describe the Aboriginal/Indigenous Youth Mentorship Program (A/IYMP). A/IYMP is a 20-week, peer-led afterschool program delivered by Indigenous high school students for their younger elementary-aged peers. A/IYMP promotes wellness, resiliency, and overall positive mental health, including Mino-Bimaadiziwin …

The Importance of Bridging Research and Practice in Youth Mentoring

WEBINAR: “Placing a Better Bet”: The Importance of Bridging Research and Practice in Youth Mentoring (April 26th)

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Youth mentoring programs are continuously looking to improve the services they offer and the outcomes they produce, but it can be hard to know where to begin with program improvement efforts. And while most mentoring programs strive to be “evidence-based,” it is often unclear what that means, let alone how to go about collecting data that proves it. This webinar …