Tag: mentors

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

White House seeks to add 250K tutors, mentors to boost academic recovery

July 5, 2022

Via: K-12 Dive

The Biden administration is calling for an additional 250,000 tutors and mentors to help students make up for lost instruction time due to the pandemic. A new National Partnership for Student Success will bring together school districts, nonprofit organizations and […]

Educational Forms, Informal learning

Mentors help students with learning disabilities gain confidence, become self-advocates

October 22, 2021

Via: K-12 Dive

Dana Dickens likes it when her former students check in with her and when they do, several will ask if their old school — P.S. 76, the Asa Philip Randolph School for the Humanities in New York City — still […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How Mentors and Scholarships Help Community College Students Succeed

November 8, 2016

Via: MindShift

High school senior Sarah Goins of Louisville, Tennessee, drove in her first drag race at age 7 in a smaller version of a drag car called a junior; now, at 18, she just graduated to her own full-size car. Sarah […]