ERIC Number: EJ559726
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Providing Role Models Online: Telementoring Gives Students Real-Life Connections in Science and Beyond.
Bennett, Dorothy T.
Electronic Learning, v16 n5 p50-51 Mar-Apr 1997
"Telementoring" programs, formal and informal online exchanges between students and working professionals, have flourished using e-mail. This article discusses telementoring and issues to consider (finding mentors, familiarity, frequency of exchange, preparation and facilitation, and closure) before creating a program and the Telementoring Young Women in Science, Engineering, and Computing program for high school students. (PEN)
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