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Attendance Matters – Mentoring Helps!

This September, Seedling will join organizations all over the country in recognizing Attendance Awareness Month. Chronic absence, the missing of 10% or more of a school year, is an indicator of both poor school performance and an early indicator of dropping … Continue reading

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Mentoring in Real Life – National Mentoring Month

January is National Mentoring Month, and this year’s national theme is “Mentor in Real Life.” Seedling mentors hear about real life in every visit, whether it’s a challenging school experience, a poignant tale of home life, or a simple expression … Continue reading

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