Posts Tagged ‘ Mentoring ’

The Perceived Relationship Between Administration Supports and Urban Teacher Retention and Success Within Charter Schools

May 3rd, 2012 |

Abstract Among the major factors impacting low student achievement levels within urban schools is the inability of these schools to retain qualified teachers. Average new teacher attrition in urban settings ranges between 30-50%. This level of attrition causes tangible and intangible losses in urban school communities. This study investigated the perceptions of urban teachers regarding […]



Multiplying Ministries…Mattering and Mentoring

Jun 14th, 2010 |

Everyone wants to feel that they matter in life. Mentoring is one significant way to help people feel “mattered.” T.S. Eliot (remember him?) claimed that being important to others and making a difference in others’ lives were two of the greatest purposes in life. Who matters to you? And to whom do you matter? Who […]