Being Mentored

A Guide for Protégés
by Hal Portner

Publisher: Skyhorse

Publication Date: October 20, 2015

ISBN: 9781510700840

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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The inspiration and encouragement which mentorship provides is crucial during the first (and toughest) months of teaching. This book gives you all you need to fully recognize and utilize the valuable rewards uncovered throughout the mentoring process.
Thought-provoking and action-generating discussions reveal how to become a proactive protégé, making this book a wonderful resource in the preparation of prospective teachers. A step-by-step approach illustrates the unique perspective of receiving mentorship, and how to make the most of it. Topics discussed include:
Building trust and clarifying communication
Identifying who does what
Learning from watching
Deciding where to focus your efforts
Planning your professional growth
Before you can profit from experience, you must acquire it. This book reveals the unique skills necessary to interpret and put to use the guidance, wisdom, instruction, and assistance of a mentor and become a self-empowered, proactive protégé.