Tutor/Mentor Connection

Connect knowledge, volunteers, youth and make a difference.

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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"Thanks for joining. I'll look forward to reading your blog articles to see how well you understand the ideas shared on the Tutor/Mentor Institute, LLC web site and blogs."
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"Robert, welcome to the Tutor/Mentor Connection forum.  I hope you'll look at the blogs shared on the home page and browse the Tutor/Mentor Institute, LLC site at http://www.tutormentorexchange.net  Note the  use of maps to show…"
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Blog Posts

Holiday Appeal from Tutor/Mentor Institute, LLC

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…


Posted by Daniel Bassill on December 12, 2016 at 1:08pm

Are you using annotation to support student, volunteer and staff learning?

Here'sblog article showing three annotation tools.

In addition, here'sarticle I wrote in Jan 2016 to introduce annotation. In the comments section of the blog I've added updates. Are any of you using these tools?

If so, post a comment and link showing how you are using…


Posted by Daniel Bassill on December 4, 2016 at 11:46am

Follow this "Learning Path" through the ideas of the Tutor/Mentor Connection

I've hosted this Ning site since 2007 with the goal that teams from colleges, faith groups, businesses, etc. in Chicago and other cities would use the information and ideas to build strategies that make mentor-rich youth programs available in all  high poverty neighborhoods, and help each get the on-going flow of…


Posted by Daniel Bassill on April 27, 2016 at 2:14pm

Project: Exploring the Tutor/Mentor Connection

Hello everybody, I created this project project%20TMC%20DGRD.docx whose aim is to dig into the Tutor/Mentor´s sites with students from Brazil, and which I am presenting to schools, with no perspective, untill now, due to an utilitarian and short-sighted approach of education that presents itself during conversations…


Posted by Daniel Galvão Rosa Delmanto on April 4, 2016 at 3:30pm — 3 Comments

View library of illustrated essays on Scribd.com and Slideshare

Since the mid 1990s I've tried to visualize my ideas and strategies using PowerPoint and other drawing tools. I've been uploading these to slide share and other platforms for past few years. Here's one example.…


Posted by Daniel Bassill on September 29, 2015 at 5:30pm


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