Mentoring. Learn about the importance of mentoring in education with Dr Kim Gilligan from Sunderland University.

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By Kim Gilligan

What will I learn?

Mentoring is a powerful personal development and empowerment tool. It is an effective way of helping people to progress in their careers and is becoming increasing popular as its potential is realised. It is a partnership between two people (mentor and mentee) normally working in a similar field or sharing similar experiences. It is a helpful relationship based upon mutual trust and respect.

What are you going to learn about?

You’ll learn about how mentoring can have a positive impact on your organisation, supporting new and seasoned teachers.

Who is hosting this Learning Trunk?

Dr. Kim Gilligan is Principal Lecturer at Sunderland University.

How long do I need?

Less than 20 minutes.

Anything else I need to know?

After the introduction you are free to work through the videos and content in any order.

This Learning Trunk covers...

  • FREE!
    An Introduction
  • Define Mentoring and Coaching
  • Why do we Mentor?
  • How is the Process of Mentoring Changing?
  • Learning Theories
  • Critical Incidents
  • The Importance of Empathy
  • Mentoring in Other Sectors
  • The Impact of Mentoring

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