AMP: Teen Mentoring Webinar: Intergenerational Mentoring in Schools
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AMP: Teen Mentoring Webinar: Intergenerational Mentoring in Schools
Presented by: Caroline Gosling
Located at: Online
About the Session

Seniors and older adults bring years of life experience and a unique perspective to mentoring relationships whether formal or informal. These relationships are often reciprocal with benefits to both the mentor and the mentee.

In this webinar, participants will hear about successful intergenerational mentoring programs in both urban and rural communities. Stories, strategies and resources will be shared.

About the Presenter(s)

Caroline Gosling recently retired after 35 years as an educator with Edmonton Public Schools. During that time she taught at elementary, junior and senior high, was a behaviour consultant, a principal at four different schools and spent time seconded to both Alberta Children's Services and Alberta Education with a focus on supporting students who are vulnerable and creating welcoming, caring, respectful and safe learning environments. During her last secondment Caroline's main area of focus was mentoring, including supporting the Alberta Mentoring Partnership and setting up a Corporate Mentoring initiative at Alberta Education. For the last five years, Caroline has been a Big Sister and learned about mentoring from the 'inside'.

Fee: $0.00