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Bufali, Maria Vittoria; Morton, Alec; Connelly, Graham – International Journal of Mentoring and Coaching in Education, 2023
Purpose: Cross-national research on cultural differences can help understand what drives, in differing contexts, mentors' commitment to school-based mentoring programs. This comparative study aims to explore whether adult volunteers, from Scotland and Italy, experience being mentors of vulnerable youth differently. Design/methodology/approach:…
Descriptors: Mentors, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Differences, Foreign Countries
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Sepulveda, Alicia; Birnbaum, Matthew – International Journal of Mentoring and Coaching in Education, 2022
Purpose: Coaching in higher education has become increasingly common across the United States. Our qualitative study explores the perceptions of coaches and advisors, as they consider academic coaching as a role distinct from academic advising. Design/methodology/approach: Our study adopts a qualitative research approach. Two focus groups were…
Descriptors: Coaching (Performance), Higher Education, Academic Advising, Attitudes
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Millar, Victoria; Hobbs, Linda; Speldewinde, Christopher; van Driel, Jan – International Journal of Mentoring and Coaching in Education, 2022
Purpose: Girls are underrepresented in many school science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects, leading to ongoing gender disparity in STEM careers. This issue is not new and has seen a range of initiatives implemented in an attempt to increase girls' STEM participation. In Australia, a number of these initiatives have…
Descriptors: Mentors, Females, STEM Education, Identification (Psychology)
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Irby, Beverly J.; Pashmforoosh, Roya; Tong, Fuhui; Lara-Alecio, Rafael; Etchells, Matthew J.; Rodriguez, Linda; Prickett, Christopher; Zhao, Yingying – International Journal of Mentoring and Coaching in Education, 2022
Purpose: This study was conducted in the United States of America to identify what practices virtual mentor-coaches perceived to be effective in virtual mentoring and coaching (VMC) within virtual professional learning communities (VPLCs). The authors also sought to determine the ways in which virtual mentor-coaches provided VMC for school leaders…
Descriptors: Communities of Practice, Computer Mediated Communication, Internet, Mentors