PARENT/GUARDIAN ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provide permission for your child/protege to be mentored

Respect the code of conduct and rules set by the program

Help your child/protege and their mentor create an individual development plan

Assist your child/protege during the implementation of their individual development plan

Follow up with your child/protege’s mentor to assess their progress

Participate in events, such as training

Refer other mentees, mentors, or volunteers

Become a volunteer – not required but highly desirable

Suggest training for your child/protege or for other mentees, mentors, or program team

ENROLLMENT ACTIVITIES:

Familiarize yourself with the mentees’ enrollment activities before you submit a request for acceptance in the program

VISIT the MENTEE PAGE to access the MENTEE APPLICATION

WHAT TO EXPECT DURING A MENTORING SESSION:

Attend an orientation session online if your child/protege is accepted in the program

Assist your child/protege select a mentor

Attend occasional video meetings between mentee and their mentor (based on request from mentor, mentee, or program coordinator)

Participate in screening and matching video meetings with the mentor or program coordinator

Provide a status report to the mentoring program’ coordinator about the mentoring relationship between  a mentor and mentee

Respond to surveys from the mentoring program for feedback about the program performance

On-going interactions with program coordinators as needed