ASMP Noted in Education Northwest Blog
Another testimony as to the effectiveness of ASMP mentoring in Alaska: How a Teacher Mentoring Project in Alaska Gets Results by Phyllis Ault.
Districts Partner with ASMP
ASMP would like to acknowledge the districts that recognize the importance of our services. These districts feel mentoring is so essential, they have decided to partner with us and contribute funding toward mentors for their districts. Thank you to these districts: Chugach, Iditarod, Kake, Lake & Penninsula, Lower Kuskokwim, Nome, North Slope Borough, and Yukon-Koyukuk. Thank you for investing in education.
i3UGO Research Results: Mentoring Matters
Findings from a five-year study of the Alaska Statewide Mentor Project returned with promising results. The takeaway is that mentoring makes a difference. Read the summary of results. For the full report, please contact us to fill out a brief form, and we will send it to you.
ASMP Staff attended the New Teacher Center Symposium
ASMP Project Manager Jan Littlebear, and K-12 Outreach Director Glenda Findlay, attended the National Professional Learning Network hosted by New Teacher Center, in California. This event was also attended by the Alaska Director of Educator and School Excellence, Bob Williams.
Mentor Hal Neace is surrounded by Mr. Stevens' 5th grade class at Fred Ipalook Elementary in Utqiaġvik, after completing a science lesson on air pressure. Photo: Brett Stevens.
ASMP In the News
Veteran teachers fly across Alaska to mentor those new to the job — Alaska Daily News
Teachers get lessons from the experts — HomerNews.com (this article may have expired)
Supporting Teachers: Mentors on Mentors — from Edutopia.org
Lindy Kinn named Tech Support of the Year (2012) - from Alaska Business magazine