We are always looking for ways to support our mentors. Here are some links to resources that may be helpful to our mentors.
National Mentoring Partnership's Mentor Support Center
This website has helpful resources for mentors to learn a variety of skills including: tackling difficult issues with mentee(s), building communication skills and working with youth from various backgrounds. Also includes activity ideas.
Tips and Tools for Mentors
Mentoring is one of the most meaningful ways to volunteer, but it can also be very challenging. Here you will find and tools designed to make your mentoring experience great for you and your mentee.
Building Relationships: A Guide for New Mentors
This is a great resource for both beginning and experienced mentors who want to improve their relationship with their mentee.
The Mentor Toolkit
This is a good website with many support resources for mentors. Most of the information is geared toward secondary students.
Mentor Volunteer Resources
This web page has mentoring resources from a school based program in Georgia.
For more information please contact:
Elementary Instruction Deputy Director
Hobbs Municipal Schools
1515 E. Sanger