This is a meeting place for anyone who wants to help inner city youth connect with extra adult tutors and mentors. Members need approval.
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In the early 1990s I became aware of something called Group Systems, which was a meeting facilitation aid, where everyone used computers to brainstorm ideas, then to organize and vote on them. In this Feb 2020 blog article I include a quote from a 2000 article about group systems.
Much has changed since the 1990s. Today I participated in a webinar…Continue
Posted by Daniel Bassill on July 8, 2021 at 2:45pm
I post messages daily intended to draw visitors to my blogs and use hashtags like #tutor #mentor #learning to narrow the focus.
This week I learned about Wakelet which is a platform to archive and share collections of Tweets, based on specific #hashtags.
This graphic shows five collections on my page that I created in just a few minutes.
Posted by Daniel Bassill on February 7, 2018 at 5:41pm
However, I still use it to archive work done in the past and to maintain connections for those who did join.
I created this graphic recently to show how an idea…
Posted by Daniel Bassill on September 22, 2017 at 1:36pm
I created the Tutor/Mentor Connection in 1993 as part of a non-profit organization that also was creating a site-based tutor/mentor program serving teens in the Cabrini-Green neighborhood of Chicago. I created the Tutor/Mentor Institute, LLC in 2011 to keep the T/MC strategy going in Chicago and share it with other cities after support for the strategy was discontinued in…Continue
Posted by Daniel Bassill on December 12, 2016 at 1:08pm
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