Experience Speaks: The Impact of Mentoring in the Classroom and Beyond

Publication Date: December 2007

Publisher: AviChai Foundation

Author(s): Bethany Godsoe; Amy Ament; Minna Heilpern

Research Area: Culture and religion; Education

Keywords: Jewish Education; Recruitment and Retention; Educators

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


The authors present qualitative data from mentors' experience with new teachers in Jewish day schools. Subjects explored include: the impact of mentoring; attracting and retaining excellent teachers; ensuring a consistently good educational experience; and fostering professional development for all teachers.