Mentor Resources

1: Getting Started

Building Relationships: A Guide for New Mentors

This guide for mentors provides an overview of basic skills and concepts that may contribute to effective mentoring relationships.

Guide to Mentoring Boys and Young Men of Color

This guide serves as a supplement to the fourth edition of The Elements of Effective Practice for MentoringTM, and includes additional recommended practices focusing on boys and young men of color (BYMOC).

2: Communication Skills

Talking it Through: Communication Skills for Mentors – This online course from Education Northwest gives video scenarios and training to help you as a mentor navigate difficult conversations.

4: K-12 Journey Map

K-12 Journey Map

This tool is intended to help youth and mentors track important milestones as youth make the journey from school to post-secondary education and career planning.