MENTOR & The MBK Alliance Webinar 6: An Introduction to the Supporting Young People in the Wake of Violence Guide
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ftsLR7hGOf0&feature=emb_logo Many young people are exposed to violence and traumatic events in their childhoods, but they’re often not equipped to process these experiences. While mentors are not mental health professionals, they do have the unique opportunity to open a supportive dialogue with young people that affirms their experiences, fosters a sense of safety, and helps them cope with their emotions. In
https://vimeo.com/154895542 This virtual training provides focuses on the boy or young man in the mentoring relationship and discusses the importance of social capital and racial identity. Far too many of us are uncomfortable discussing race, culture and class. Responding to conflict of “cultural and class tension” can be challenging for even the most experienced professional, but lack of discussion can negatively
We are back for another fun week of educational workshops for your children and students! Week three includes virtual trips to the San Diego Zoo for the younger students and trips to local universities for the high schoolers! Feel free to provide feed back and suggestions as we continue to update our blog resources weekly. Elementary Education:Kindergarten:Measurement and Geometry Mystery Science: (Weather
This week MBK Wake brings the second round of educational resources! We have material for every subject and level. On Mondays we do math, Tuesdays are dedicated to learning about health and science, Wednesdays include lessons on literature and English, Thursdays are for amazing history lessons, and Fridays including a fun virtual activity for students to participate in. Elementary Education:Kindergarten:
https://vimeo.com/151056271 This virtual training provides a foundational look at race and privilege as it relates to the mentoring relationship. The training will give mentors and mentoring programs some processes and tools that allow for reflection into potential biases that may limit success of the mentoring relationship for boys and young men of color. Take the time to complete the Implicit Association Test
MENTOR & The MBK Alliance Webinar 3: Research to Practice. The Best Practices for Designing and Running Effective Mentoring Services.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=43kCxeFcrew&feature=emb_logo The webinar will explain in full detail the components needed to start and sustain an effective mentoring program for boys and young men of color through evidence based research. This resource will help potential mentors and organizational leaders connect with young men and boys across racial lines through cultural competence and positive ethnic reenforcement. Feel free to use the presentation slides
Bored at home? We're here to help. We will be sharing weekly educational resources for K-12 students. Let us help you! We have material for every subject and level. On Mondays we do math, Tuesdays are dedicated to learning about health and science, Wednesdays include lessons on literature and English, Thursdays are for amazing history lessons, and Fridays including a
MENTOR & The MBK Alliance Webinar 2: Mentoring Boys and Men of Color and Pathways to the Mentoring Effect
https://vimeo.com/151819944 The webinar is designed to bring the best practices for building strong relationships and designing effective programs for boys and young men of color. Feel free to use the presentation slides to follow along with the webinar. https://www.mentoring.org/new-site/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Final-Draft-1-11.pdf
https://vimeo.com/148276085 The My Brothers Keeper Alliance and MENTOR has created a virtual webinar that explored the cultural and class conflicts that mentors and mentees often face. Emphasizing culturally competent material and ideas has proven to assist in strong relationship building and mentee retention. Through this webinar, you will explore the barriers mentors face when building relationships with young men of color.