Mentoring is a powerful approach to help new teachers be successful in their first years of teaching. The strength of the program lies in the support and assistance of the trained mentors - colleagues of the new teachers - who have a wealth of experience, skills and resources to provide support.
Review an examination of critical aspects and practices that foster successful mentoring programs in this tip sheet, Supporting Music Education: Helping Teachers Succeed
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