At this week’s chat, we discussed the benefits of mentoring gifted learners, where to look for mentors and how to set up a mentoring program. It was agreed that mentoring in general is good for gifted learners including peer to peer mentorships. A full transcript may be found here.
UConn Mentor Connection: A Real-World Experience! July 6 – 25, 2014
Mentoring of Gifted or High-Potential (Victoria, Aus)
ASPIRE High School Mentoring Program at Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory
Connecting Gifted Students to Highly Successful Peers from PrufrockPress
NZ: The Good Ship Mentor (website)
Mentorships A Guide Book (pdf)
The Value of a Mentor from Gifted Homeschoolers Forum