Resources for Mentors
Dear Mentors, as you continue to support new teachers and enter interactions in the Mentor Tracking System, here are some resources to support you.
Thank you for all you do each and every day!
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)
Mentor Tracking System (MTS) - The website where you document mentoring
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
Audio -- box or square breathing exercise