Our mentors play a critical role in the success of students across the state of Tennessee as they serve as a resource, share their own experiences and offer encouragement and support.
What will you do as a tnAchieves mentor?
|STEPS FOR BECOMING A SUCCESSFUL MENTOR|
|STEP 1||COMPLETE AN APPLICATION|
|STEP 2||CHOOSE A PREFERRED HIGH SCHOOL|
|STEP 3||COMPLETE ONE-HOUR TRAINING SESSION|
|STEP 4||ATTEND 2 ONE-HOUR MEETINGS WITH YOUR STUDENTS|
|STEP 5||COMMUNICATE WITH STUDENTS EVERY TWO WEEKS VIA EMAIL, PHONE OR TEXT AS THEY TRANSITION FROM HIGH SCHOOL TO COLLEGE|
You will invest 10-15 hours annually assisting 5-10 high school seniors. In fact, tnAchieves mentors tell us they spend less than ONE hour per month serving as a resource to our scholars. tnAchieves designed its mentoring program so even the busiest executive, parent or young professional can make a meaningful impact. If you do not have experience working in education, do not worry! We will train you to work with our students.