Everyday Mentor

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There are over 25 million mentors in America working with youth. Everyday Mentor offers resources to help mentors support youth's academic success, emotional and physical health, and other key areas of their lives.

Everyday Mentor takes evidence-based findings in youth mentoring and translates them into practical insights and everyday tactics that are easy to understand and use, giving everyday mentors confidence to mentor effectively. Topics include:

  • Academics
  • Emotional and physical health
  • Sexual health
  • "Tough stuff"
  • Social media
  • Teen life

Everyday Mentor also offers tips for mentors on key skills, such as setting boundaries and keeping promises, as well as helpful research on trending topics like adolescent brain development, eating disorders, and more.

Access research, mentoring advice, and other resources on Everyday Mentor's website.

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Tuesday, 19 February 2019
This February, we're building on our #1Thing message for Teen Dating Violence Awareness & Prevention Month as we work to promote healthy dating relationships and support the collective action of young people for social change. We believe that each of us has a role to play in preventing dating violence, promoting gender and racial equity, and creating the world we wish to live in!
Friday, 1 February 2019
"When we treat each other with respect and value each other, we have the beginnings of ending violence in our communities. Promoting ‘unity’ is how we can accomplish those goals." - Tanae LeClaire

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