Turn parents into partners

Effective mentoring relationships don’t “just happen”, it takes dedication from everyone. This training will help your organization lay the foundation for developing an authentic partnership with parents.

Participants in this course will:
  • Understand what mentoring is and what a mentor does
  • Understand how they can support the mentoring relationship
  • Understand how to communicate effectively with their child’s mentor

(Most people complete the course in approximately one hour.)

Help parents understand the power of mentoring

In five interactive lessons.

 

INTRODUCTION

Orientation to the training and answers to commonly asked questions about the mentoring relationship. Discover the benefits of mentoring for mentees.

ROLES

Understand the essential roles a mentor plays in the life of a mentee. Learn tips on how parents can support mentors in the roles they should be playing in their child’s life.

BOUNDARIES

Discover the importance of maintaining boundaries and how they promote healthy, safe relationships. Learn tips on how to avoid boundary conflicts in the mentoring relationship.

PARENT ENGAGEMENT

Learn how to engage in and support the mentoring relationship.

INITIATION

Access tips, checklists and sample documents to prepare parents for a successful first meeting with their child’s mentor.

Provide training for as little as $10/person

Purchase multiple seats to save.

Each lesson includes the following components:
  • General principles for decision-making skills
  • Self-reflective journal
  • Engaging videos
  • Real-world scenarios
  • Virtual role-play scenarios
  • Reinforcing quizzes
  • Engaging activities
  • Research-based content
  • Practice-informed content
  • Actionable skills
  • Downloadable tips
  • Certificate of completion
ONE COURSE
FOR 1-9 PARTICIPANTS
$25/person
ONE COURSE
10 OR MORE PARTICIPANTS
$10/person

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