Positive Influence Team (PIT) Selected to Conduct Training Workshop at the National Mentoring Summit in Washington, DC

PIT teaches fun and functional group mentoring techniques the non-profit organization developed for its program to help reduce youth bullying and gun violence. Positive Influence Team (PIT) announces its participation in a training workshop at the National Mentoring Summit in Washington, D.C. The workshop is called “Fun and Functional Group Mentoring Techniques” and will help participants learn Learn More

Youth Gun Violence Fact Sheet from the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

We found these stats on youth gun violence from the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) very interesting, and wanted to share them. We especially liked evidence of an approach with growing research support that deters continued offending by providing varied responses to violent offenders including direct and repeated communication that stresses crime deterrence and coordination Learn More

President Obama Proclaims January National Mentoring Month

Are you a mentor? If not, maybe it's time to consider being one, and January just happens to be National Mentoring Month. National Mentoring Month is celebrating 14 years of spreading mentoring awareness in an effort to connect more of the nation’s young people with quality mentors. President Barack Obama has joined the efforts of MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR), the Harvard Learn More