Every School…Safe, Supportive, Engaging, Inspiring: Peer mentoring promotes positive school climate and appreciation of diversity

“The 2016 election has been long and fraught with strong emotions. As a nation, we have much to do to heal the divisiveness that has resulted. As parents, caregivers, and educators, we have a critical responsibility to help children and youth feel safe and secure and learn how to engage with others of differing viewpoints … Continue reading “Every School…Safe, Supportive, Engaging, Inspiring: Peer mentoring promotes positive school climate and appreciation of diversity”

Every School…Safe, Supportive, Engaging, Inspiring:  Peer mentoring promotes positive school climate and appreciation of diversity

“The 2016 election has been long and fraught with strong emotions. As a nation, we have much to do to heal the divisiveness that has resulted. As parents, caregivers, and educators, we have a critical responsibility to help children and youth feel safe and secure and learn how to engage with others of differing viewpoints … Continue reading “Every School…Safe, Supportive, Engaging, Inspiring:  Peer mentoring promotes positive school climate and appreciation of diversity”

School-based Peer Mentoring Builds Relationships, Creates Caring Communities

by Margo Ross, Senior Director of Development, Center for Supportive Schools School-based, cross-age peer mentoring programs tap into the power of older students to create nurturing, supportive environments for younger students and can be a highly effective tool to address Principle 4, creating a caring community. “Students are not able to focus in the classroom if they … Continue reading “School-based Peer Mentoring Builds Relationships, Creates Caring Communities”

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