WEBINAR: PRIDE MONTH MENTORING SPECIAL FEATURE: LGBTQ2S+ Youth Facing Barriers-PRISM program. Scott Grace, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary & Area for Youth

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WEBINAR June 27th, 10:00 am – 11:00 am MST Join us for a lunch and learn this PRIDE month to learn more about how you can expand and enhance your mentoring programs for LGBTQ2S+ youth. Scott Grace recently joined us at AMP Learning Day and helped challenge us with thoughtful tips and insights gained from front line service. The webinar format …

Best Practices for Intergenerational Mentoring: A conversation with LINKages

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WEBINAR June 24th, 10am – 11am MDT What can your mentoring program learn about Intergenerational Programming? With changing demographics and aging populations, more and more Alberta citizens are aging and looking for a way to create strong, thriving and age-friendly communities. What can your mentoring program learn from existing successful Intergenerational programs? How can you support your youth and senior …

REAL TALK WITH BROCK(U) Learnings from the Brock Healthy Youth Project

WEBINAR: REAL TALK WITH BROCK(U): Learnings from the Brock Healthy Youth Project

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WEBINAR March 20th, 12pm – 1PM MST Adolescence often is characterized as a health paradox because it is a time of extensive increases in physical and mental capabilities, yet mortality and injury rates increase significantly from childhood to adolescence. In fact, the adolescent years may be a sensitive time for engagement in health-risk behaviours (e.g., substance use, physical inactivity, poor …

Unveiling the High School Teen Mentoring Activity Book

WEBINAR: Unveiling the High School Teen Mentoring Activity Book

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Webinar Video The High School Mentoring Activity Book is the result of multi-year pilot by Advanced Education, in partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton Area, and supported by Alberta Education. This activity book is designed to be used with the High School Teen Mentoring Handbook, which can be downloaded as a PDF file at: …

Online Mentor Training 101 Unveiling the Revised AMP Online Mentor Training

WEBINAR: Online Mentor Training 101: Unveiling the Revised AMP Online Mentor Training

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WEBINAR RECORDING: Over 10,000 Alberta mentors have been trained using the Alberta Mentoring Partnership’s Online Mentor Training over the last 5 years. Now, the training has been refreshed and revised taking into account new developments in brain science and adolescent development and has integrated the feedback from front-line mentoring practitioners in schools and community agencies. Learn all about what the …

Sneak Preview Children and Youth in Care and Mentoring Program Design

WEBINAR Sneak Preview: Children and Youth in Care and Mentoring Program Design

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Listen to the Recording Watch the Video September 24th, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM MDT While all young people experience profound benefits from a mentoring relationship, some young people have experienced more barriers and require a mentor with more sophisticated training, support and a deliberate program design. Join us for a webinar to learn how to use this resource to …

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 …

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 …