Mentoring/Tutoring Resources

Publications

McGrane, G. (2010).  Building Authentic Relationships with Youth At Risk. Effective Strategies. Clemson, SC : National Dropout Prevention Center/Network.
Lessons From the IDRA Coca-Cola Valued Youth Program. (2010).  Solutions to the Dropout Crisis.
The Positive Effects of Mentoring. (2010).  Professional Development Series.
The Positive Effects of Mentoring. (2009).  Solutions to the Dropout Crisis.
Karcher, M., & Herrera, C. (2007).  School Based Mentoring. Research in Action. Alexandria, VA : MENTOR/National Mentoring Partnership.
Smink, J., & Schargel, F. P. (Eds.). (2004).  Helping Students Graduate: A Strategic Approach To Dropout Prevention. Larchmont, NY : Eye On Education.
Herrera, C. (2004).  School based mentoring: A closer look. Philadelphia : Public/Private Ventures (P/PV).
Herrera, C. (1999).  School based mentoring: A first look into its potential. Philadelphia : Public/Private Ventures (P/PV).
Smink, J. (1999).  Training Guide for Mentors. Clemson, SC : National Dropout Prevention Center.
Yes you can: A guide to establishing mentor programs. (1998).   Washington, DC : U.S. Department of Education.
Crockett, L., & Smink, J. (1991).  The Mentoring Guidebook: A Practical Manual for Designing and Managing a Mentoring Program. Clemson, SC : National Dropout Prevention Center.
Smink, J. (1990).  Mentoring programs for at-risk youth. Clemson, SC : National Dropout Prevention Center.

Web Sites

training and technical assistance to mentoring programs through a variety of services and conferences at The Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory (NWREL)
an advocate for the expansion of mentoring and a resource for mentors and mentoring initiatives nationwide