Mentoring Semester 1 2010-2011

Please express your views through this survey.




  1. Which areas do you feel that you need more training? Choose all that apply.
    Helping students develop social skills
    Developing your own leadership skills
    Techniques for dealing with students who will not listen
    Strategies for helping students with learning dsabilities
    Being assertive with teachers
    Dealing with behavioral problems

  1. In what specific English/language arts areas do you feel that you could use more training?
    reading with fluency
    slow readers
    choosing grade appropriate reading materials
    long term memorization of sight words
    reading comprehension
    directing students to the elements of literature that students should focus on while reading

  1. In what math areas do you feel that you could use more training?
    helping students with addition
    helping students with subtraction
    helping students with multiplicatoin
    abstract concepts such as carrying numbers and borrowing
    helping students with decimals and fractions

  1. What intervention issues should be addressed in class during second semester?
    What to do when a child lacks appropriate clothing and sufficient food
    The people to contact when you are concerned about a child's wellbeing
    What constitutes abuse or neglect
    How to approach a teacher about serious issues when the teacher seems too busy to talk
    Your role as a mentor in making sure that the kids you deal with are better off for having known you
    How to address discipline issues for your students when the teacher ignores a discipline problem

  1. What would be the best way to evaluate mentors in this class?
    Current method- school visits, activity logs and journals
    Journals only
    Notes from school visits only
    Activity logs only

  1. I feel that this course is helping me to develop better leadership skills.
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    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. I feel that this course is giving me important skills that I will later use as a teacher or leader.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. I feel that I make a positive difference in the lives of the students that I deal with.
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    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. Many students do not turn their work in for this class yet do an excellent job working with their students on site at the gradeschools. How would you propose they be evaluated so that their grade for the class reflects their performance in the field?

  1. What are some ways we can improve this program?

  1. Overall, I have been happy with my experience as a mentor.
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    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

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