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PUBLICATIONS FOR MENTOR TRAINING


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THERE ARE 4 VARIATIONS OF MENTOR TRAINING MANUALS.

CAUTION *** This set also includes materials to train mentors to be coaches. If you buy this set you should NOT also buy the Peer Coaching Training set as that duplicates these COACHING TRAINING items. To get just the Coaching Training set, buy item # 93.

 
 Item # 30

OPTION #1 - Promoting The Growth of Beginning Teachers: A Mentor Training Manual

The most popular item Barry sells! - Includes tons of critical info on mentor responsibilities, checklists, building the mentoring relationship, mentoring styles, the mentoring process, coaching, and on promoting the professional growth of both the protege & mentor.

(Used for training mentors by themselves)

81 pages
 Price $45  
 
 Item # 31

OPTION #2 - Building The Mentoring Team: A Mentor-Protege Training Manual

This manual is based on Item #30 above but has been adapted to be appropriate for training both mentors and their proteges together as a team. Contains most of the pages from the other manual PLUS pages to prompt mentor & protege reflection and their comparison of view points, discovery of team strengths & needs, & joint action planning.

(Used for training mentors AND their proteges together)

66 pages
Price $45  
 
 Item # 32

OPTION #3 - Promoting The Growth of Preservice Teachers: A Mentor Training Manual

This manual is also adapted from Item #30 above and is designed specifically for training mentors who are your "cooperating teachers" that work with preservice teacher education students & student teachers.

(Used for training PRESERVICE-COOPERATING TEACHER mentors by themselves)

82 pages
Price $45  
     
 Item #90

 OPTION #4 - Peer Mentoring: Strategies to Promote the Success of All Students

This mentor training manual is designed to support training of mentors for work with other experienced teachers, such as when mentoring is a follow up strategy to support implementation of staff development training. This manual is an adaptation of item #30.

 75 pages
 Price $45  
     

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OTHER PARTS OF THE MENTOR TRAINING SET
 Item # 33

Overhead Masters for Mentor Training

Tons of the information that is needed to complete the advanced organizer pages in the training manuals, PLUS mentoring cartoons, quotes, charts, and enlargements of training manual pages for better projection. This set includes the coaching overheads which are sold separately elsewhere.

0ver 65 pages
 Price $20  
 
 Item # 35

What to Do and When to Do It:  Monthly Mentoring Reminders

Written in a narrative & itemized format, these "calendars" provide monthly reminders for mentors & advice on how to use the ideas. Helps prevent protege "overload" by giving mentors a sense of priorities. Helps mentors anticipate and avoid problems. Reminds busy mentors of things they know but can easily forget to do for others and of their own mentoring growth goals.

These come in an elementary version or a secondary version (for departmentalized schools) and are needed to complete the training manuals.

 Each version is 11 pages

Price:

Elementary version $8

Secondary version $8

or BOTH for $12

 
     
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Some Other Helpful Items for Mentor Training 
 Item # 37

Three Ways to Develop Mentor-Protege Action Plans

Explains 3 approaches that can be used separately or together. Based on professional growth goals, a peer coaching action plan, and a plan using the "What To Do & When To Do It: Mentoring Calendar" (listed above at item #35).

4 pages
Price $5  The "Calendar" is not included, so also order that above at item # 35 unless you already ordered the whole mentor training set which includes both of the "Calendars".
 
 Item # 40

Mentor Check Lists for Before School Starts and the First Week of School

Helps mentors to get the really critical stuff done but to keep the focus on early essentials and avoid "protege overload". Great for mentor-principal planning.

3 pages
Price $4 CAUTION: This item is already INCLUDED in the mentor training manuals.
 

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