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AMP Mentoring News – 2016 National Mentoring Symposium Call for Proposals

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Sign up for our newsletter today: http://eepurl.com/gdG3X Seeking Presentation Proposals for National Mentoring Symposium The National Mentoring Symposium is seeking presentation proposals for its upcoming 2016 symposium. The event will be hosted in Banff, Alberta at the Rimrock Resort from November 2 – 4, 2016. This will be Canada’s second national conference on mentoring and will strive to advance the …

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AMP September 2015 – Mentoring News!

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Coming Soon: AMP Corporate Communications Partners Toolkit Mentor recruitment marketing and communications is time consuming and expensive, often undertaken without the ability to target specific audiences. At the same time, many corporations have established communication channels with their employees, many of whom fit within the description of an “ideal” community based mentor. This toolkit will help your community based mentoring …

August 2015 AMP Newsletter

AMP August 2015 Newsletter

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Learn About Mentoring and Earn University Credit – EDPY 397 Do you want to earn university credits, learn about mentoring, and gain practical experience with children? EDPY 397: Mentoring Children & Adolescents is a 3 credit course offered by the University of Alberta that gives students an opportunity to make a difference for kids in their community while furthering their …

Out of School Time Conference – Edmonton AB June 2015

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Inspiring Creativity: Out of School Time Conference SATURDAY, JUNE 13, 2015 INFORMATIVE AND PRACTICAL SESSIONS TO BUILD STAFF/ORGANIZATIONAL CAPACITY FOR SUMMER PROGRAMMING This conference is for people who work with children and youth in out-of-school programming that might not otherwise have access to professional development. It is a fun way to share stories from the field, build practice, gain new …

Developing a Community Based Mentoring program

What's Happening in Mentoring – March 2015 Newsletter

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March 2015 – AMP Newsletter In this issue Developing a Quality Community-Based Mentoring Program National Mentoring Resource Center Newest AMP Partner “Everyone has the potential to be a mentor.” New Research  Developing a Quality Community-Based Mentoring Program Quality mentoring is mentoring that produces significant, lasting, positive outcomes for mentees; it is responsible, ethical, effective mentoring. Mentoring programs come in all …

The Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring

How Formal Mentoring Programs Can Facilitate Natural Mentoring Relationships – The Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring

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The Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring often shares interesting and constructive information about mentoring research, best practices, and literature. A recent article caught AMP’s attention, as it focused on natural mentoring relationships and how these can be incorporated and fostered in formal mentoring programs. The article outlines strategies to support natural mentoring relationships among youth who are in formal mentoring programs, as …

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Mentoring High School Students: Exploratory Ironworking Program With CBE

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AMP is excited to share an excellent example of mentoring in action! The Calgary Board of Education partnered with Local 725 to Mentor ten high school students from five high schools throughout Calgary in an exploratory off-campus ironworking program. The students spent their afternoons, Monday to Thursday, working with journeymen instructors, while earning work experience credit applicable towards their Alberta …

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

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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 …

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National Mentoring Summit USA: Online Materials – Photos & Videos

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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 …

Six Useful Resources For Your Mentoring Organization

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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 …