ERIC Number: ED400868
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Putting It Together: Developing a Faculty Mentoring Program.
Genz, Pat; And Others
This three-part report describes the development and operations of the faculty mentoring program at Charles County Community College, in Maryland. First, the history and goals of the program are reviewed and the mentoring process is described, indicating that faculty are offered mentors at the beginning of each semester, mentors are paid $100 and receive two service units, and mentor partnerships may be ended at any time if either partner wishes to do so. Next, a 1996-97 report on the program is presented, providing information on the following areas: (1) mentors' and partners' responsibilities; (2) the selection and responsibilities of the mentoring coordinator; (3) areas of community college education that mentors and partners may want to work on; (4) suggested activities for partnerships; (5) the process used to select mentors and partners; (6) evaluation procedures; and (7) the role of the college's Faculty Mentoring Committee. The report also provides faculty mentor and partner agreement and mentoring partnership evaluation sample forms. Finally, the Faculty Mentoring Committee's 1996 annual report is presented, summarizing the Committee's projects and activities for the 1995-96 academic year, describing the committee and its objectives and goals, providing letters of transmittal, and presenting results from fall 1995 and spring 1996 mentoring partnership evaluations. Contains 30 references. (TGI)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Charles County Community Coll., La Plata, MD.