ERIC Number: EJ552059
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Mentoring African American Youth.
Townsel, Kim T.
Preventing School Failure, v41 n3 p125-27 Spr 1997
This discussion of issues in the mentoring of African-American youth defines mentoring, identifies elements of successful mentoring, stresses the importance of recognizing existing family and community assets, and urges parental involvement and a program philosophy which affirms the value of resiliency in children surviving in difficult environments. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Community; Practitioners
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