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ERIC Number: EJ625266
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Pages: 8
Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0194-3081
Increasing Retention and Success through Mentoring.
Stromei, Linda K.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n112 p55-62 Win 2000
Highlights the model for a formal mentoring program, AMIGOS--the acronym for Arranged Mentor for Instructional Guidance and Organizational (or Other) Support. Describes the mentor as an individual providing career-related and psychosocial support for a protege, including the provision of sponsorship, exposure, coaching, and protection, as well as role modeling, acceptance, counseling, and friendship. (KS)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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Note: Issue titled Beyond Access: Methods and Models for Increasing Retention and Learning among Minority Students, n112, edited by Steven R. Aragon.