In our partnership with Mentor Teachers, we created this specialized Mentor Network as a convenient and supportive resource so that you and other Mentor Teachers can collaborate, confer, learn and expand your resources and knowledge.
Three Types of Support to Fit Your Needs
1) In Person
2) Professional Development
Become a well trained Mentor and an Educational Leader.
- Sign-Up for Annual Mentor Orientation,and Levels 1 & 2 Mentor Training
Register for certification training and to learn the specialized skills you’ll need in order to support new teachers in the program.
- Attend Mentor Network Meetings
Join other Educational Leaders who, like you, are lifelong learners building district goals for teaching and learning.
- Join us at Professional Development Workshops
Register for professional development workshops and training designed specifically for Mentor Teachers.
3) Resource Library
Our resource library has a wealth of information that you will find helpful including web resources, professional articles, curriculum and e-modules.
Links to Professional Sites for Mentors
An amazing site full of ideas and resources for PreK-12 educators. Our Program Team has access to a purchased subscription. Contact Emily via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org for password.
California Teacher Corps
Learn about alternative routes to certification via California’s intern program. The right teacher makes all the difference!
Journals, Publications & Articles
Cal State Teach – Intern Regional Network Sponsored
A free website subscription to weekly emails for all stakeholders to focus on the teacher performance expectations that comprise the TPA tasks.
The IRIS Center
The IRIS Center is a national center that aims to provide high-quality resources for college and university faculty and professional development providers about students with disabilities. IRIS seeks to obtain this goal by providing free, online, interactive training enhancements that translate research about the education of students with disabilities into practice.
Pro Teacher Directory
This website provides teachers with articles and examples in all areas of teaching. There are also free lesson plans, discussion groups, blogs and assessment tools.
Teachers Net Gazette
This website is a journal published by Harry Wong. It provides educators current information in our field, articles by teachers, and exceptional information on classroom management.
Common Core Standards Initiative
Governors and state commissioners of education from 48 states, 2 territories and the District of Columbia committed to developing a common core of state standards in English-language arts and mathematics for grades K-12. This is a state-led effort coordinated by the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices (NGA Center) and the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO).