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 …

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

Implementing the Alberta Career and Technology Studies (CTS) Mentoring Courses (April 10th, 2018)

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This 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. Register Here This is a follow up to the webinar, Mentoring for Credit: Introduction to the Career …

Mentoring for Credit An introduction to the Career and Technology Studies mentoring courses

Pathways to Mentoring: CTS Mentoring Courses Webinar (March 19th, 2018)

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Did you know that high school students can receive credits for mentoring? Did you know that mentoring has been proven to increase students’ academic achievement and reduce behaviour problems in school? This webinar will provide an outline of the five one-credit Career and Technology Studies mentoring courses. Find out how these courses can contribute to your students’ success in school …

Alberta Mentoring Partnership

WEBINAR: Exploring opportunities for Research, Evaluation, and knowledge mobilization in mentoring

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Register Now February 5th 12:00PM-1:00PM Together, we are building a mentoring research, evaluation, and knowledge mobilization community of Practice. We invite you to participate and share with your agency, even if you are outside of Alberta. Everyone is invited to participate, whether if you are a mentor, a program practitioner, or academic researcher! We know that, together, we have the …

WEBINAR: Fundraising Feature: engaging your sponsors and donors — making them count

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Webinar: Fundraising Feature: engaging your sponsors and donors — making them count Recorded: Thu, Jul 21, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM MDT Download the Power Point Presentation   Fundraising is essential to the sustainability of our mentoring programs. Join special guest Danisha Bhaloo, Fund development manager with Boys and Girls Club Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton for a …

Mentoring can help all youth grow their Natural Supports

WEBINAR: Mentoring can help all youth grow their Natural Supports

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New research published by the Change Collective in Calgary, (co-funded by the Burns Fund and the United Way of Calgary and area, with a number of agency partners and co-authors including Big Brothers Big Sisters Calgary & Area) provides a framework for enhancing natural supports as a critical lever in promoting healthy youth development. Within the mentoring movement we talk …

AMP Phase IV Strategic Plan 2017-2020 Cover

Mentoring in 2020 and What we Need to Get There: Unveiling the AMP Strategic Plan

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Download the AMP Phase IV Strategic Plan Download the AMP Phase IV Strategic Plan Executive Summary Together, we are the mentoring movement in Alberta. Great News! The Alberta Mentoring Partnership has just been funded for and approved a strategic plan for the next three year cycle of our work. That means you can look forward to continued services and supports …

Mentoring Toolkit for Indigenous Children and Youth Webinar

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The Alberta Mentoring Partnership presented a webinar to unveil for you our hot-off-the-press Indigenous Mentoring for Children and Youth Toolkit. ask questions with the creators of the toolkit. The Alberta Mentoring Partnership with the assistance of Dr. Sean Lessard and Dr. Simmee Chung have refreshed our Mentoring in Indigenous Communities Toolkit. In the following webinar you will learn: How can …

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Framing Mentorship Using the Core Story of Early Childhood Development to Strengthen Public Understanding

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The Framing Mentorship: Using the Core Story of Early Childhood Development to Strengthen Public Understanding Mentorship Programs WEBINAR took took place on September 26th. During the webinar there was an overview of framing by exploring the following four questions: Why does framing matter? Using research-based communications strategies can build public support for mentoring programs. Why is framing so difficult? Navigating …