The Power of Mentorship for Our Youth

The Power of Mentorship for Our Youth

With 75% of high school students reporting that they have negative feelings toward their educational experiences, there’s never been a more critical time to intervene. Left without support, America’s youth could see those feelings of negativity trickle into other parts of their lives.  With the assistance of a mentor, however, students may discover a greater sense of purpose. Continue reading to learn more about the power of mentorship!

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Building Trust Between Mentors and Mentees

Building Trust Between Mentors and Mentees

Almost six-in-ten Americans think improving trust in one another is an important objective. For those coming from challenging circumstances, trust truly is something that must be earned. In a mentor-mentee relationship, building trust is a key part of the process. Wondering how to do that well if you’re serving as a mentor? Below you will … Read more

Why Mentoring for Students Matters

Why Mentoring for Students Matters

Maryland’s high school dropout rate hit 8.3% at the height of the pandemic in 2020. While that number has dropped by nearly a percentage point in the latest Maryland State Department of Education report, there is room for improvement.  For students facing barriers, a clear path to educational and lifelong success starts with mentorship. Read … Read more

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