Monthly Archives: September 2013

Investing in the Mentor

The Seedling Foundation recently completed its first new mentor orientation session of the school year. I was fortunate to share the room not only with a group of future mentors, but also with two great presenters, who started us along … Continue reading

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Meaningful Mentoring

“We believe that education is the ticket for every child.”  This was an important concept that Sari Waxler, the Seedling Foundation’s Executive Director, emphasized during her recent presentation at the Texas Office of the Attorney General. It explains why Seedling’s … Continue reading

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Ethics in Mentoring

The school year has begun and new mentors in the Seedling Mentor Program are scheduling their training and orientations.  Here is a reminder for our returning mentors and an introduction for our new mentors! In the specially defined relationship between a caring … Continue reading

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