Resources  | Mentoring community

Organizations/Research

Activities

Diversity

English Language Learners (ELL)

Foster Care

Nutrition & Healthy Lifestyles

Financial Literacy

 

ORGANIZATIONS/RESEARCH

The National Mentoring Partnership

The National Mentoring Center
 
US Department of Education Mentoring Resource Center

ACS, Central Mentoring Office

The Mentoring Partnership of New York

The Harvard Mentoring Project

Partnership for After School Education (PASE)

 

ACTIVITIES

Publications

My Mentor and Me, (2000) by Dr. Susan G. Weinberger, published by The Governor's Prevention Partnership for the Connecticut Mentoring Partnership Three versions, for elementary, middle and high school ages. Outlines weekly mentoring activities. https://secure.entango.com/donate/dvCLgqAxDXF

The Nine Winning PracticesTM iPractice Workbook, ReBrilliance www.rebrilliance.com/9page.html

Encouraging the Spirit of Mentoring50 fun activities for the ongoing training of teacher-mentors,volunteer mentors and youth workers, Robin Cox www.essentialresources.co.nz/newrelease

McGruff ® and Scruff ®'s Stories and Activities for Children of Promise, National Crime Prevention Council, 2004 http://www.mcgruffstore.org/

Websites

Mentoring Activity Links, MENTOR/National Mentoring Partnership

World of Work Activities for Mentoring Pairs, New York City Department of Education's New York City Mentoring Program

Yahooligans, the Web Guide for Kids

Preparing for the Future Web Links, Owen Consulting

The World Factbook (for cultural activities), Central Intelligence Agency

The Math Forum at Drexel

America Learns

Go City Kids

Discovery School's Puzzlemaker

 

 

DIVERSITY

Publications

Mentoring and Diversity; An International Perspective by David Clutterbuck and Belle Rose Ragins

Websites

Planet Tolerance

National Geographic

 

 

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS (ELLs)

Websites

Online Writing Lab (OWL) ESL Resources for Students

ESL Lesson Plans and Resources

ESL/EFL Resources

ESL.net

Dave's ESL Cafe

ESL Resource Center

everythingESL.net

 

FOSTER CARE

Publications

Websites

Child Welfare League of America

Adoption.com

American Foster Care Resources

Foster Care United Youth Communications (Represent Magazine)

Helpgiude.org (Information on child abuse)

Childhelp USA (National Child Abuse Hotline, 1-800-4-A-CHILD)

 

 

NUTRITION AND HEALTHY LIFESTYLES

Websites

Healthy Children Healthy Futures

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

U.S. Department of Agriculture

New York State Department of Health, Child Nutrition Resources

New York State Department of Health, General Food Resources and Nutrition

New York State Department of Health, Growing Up Healthy Hotline

 

 

FINANCIAL LITERACY

Publications

Youth Financial Literacy: Preparing Youth for Financial Responsibility, Credit Union National Association, Inc., 2006 http://buy.cuna.org/detail.php?sku=22646

Websites

Credit Union National Association, Inc., Programs & Initiatives for Youth

Operation Hope