Resources for Mentors
After being matched by an administrator, the NY State guidelines recommend that the mentor and mentee meet at least two (2) periods a week. A minimum of 40 hours and 10 months of mentoring is required. Mentoring interactions are recorded in the Mentor Tracking System (MTS)
What is the role and responsibility of a mentor?
Mentor Tracking System (MTS) - The website where you document mentoring
How do I begin documenting my mentoring interactions?
What professional development is available to support me as a NYCDOE Mentor?
GENERAL MENTORING TOOLS/ RESOURCES
Danielson Framework Handout - Handy one-page version for easy reference
Sphere of Influence - This tool supports you in maximizing your effort and impact
Asset Based Mentoring - This tool helps you connect with reluctant mentees
The Butterfly Story - When too much help can hurt a new teacher
Self-Care and Staying Calm During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Self-Care for Mentors and Mentees
Energy Check-in - Reflection on where you are investing your time and energy
Audio -- box or square breathing exercise