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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 is Good For You!

Benefits to mentors… You may have thought of mentoring as a “one way street,” with mentors giving time, attention and intention to their young friends, but only the satisfaction of a job well done for the mentor. Think again! Mentors learn from … Continue reading

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