Tutor/Mentor Connection

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What I've been learning for T/MC

 

 During my internship, I can learn the way of adjusting a new environment. For example, I try to be close with colleague in office and communicate with them to make a good result. Then, I can practice an organizational behavior based on understanding each other.…

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Added by Song Mi Lee on February 20, 2012 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Final Project of 2012 IIT Interns

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Added by sungheejung on February 17, 2012 at 2:30pm — 1 Comment

short animated film

Today, I'm working to make a short animated film to promote T/MC.

I want to explain a strong bond and hearted mind in T/MC,

so I drew face of tutor and student to not seem beautifully.

Although it seems not professional, I draw each piece of film.

and want to represent them simple and childish.

The other film that I create is pictured with paper. I'm willing to show that the whole thing(heart) is made by each facet such as tutor and student. The film could…

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Added by Song Mi Lee on February 15, 2012 at 4:10pm — No Comments

I'm thinking about visualization of T/MC

 

I'm thinking about the way of visualization of T/MC.

I've been working for T/MC over 4 weeks. For a while, I can convince what I'll do to represent an image.

Dan asked to finish our project in this week. I promise to complete in this week. Dan and we cooperate for the project, so we could upload a new page on next week.

And there are two options to make an image.

I think that the most critical value of T/MC is connection. Therefore, I want to show the…

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Added by Song Mi Lee on February 13, 2012 at 3:59pm — No Comments

How to intend people to be helping Tutor/Mentor connection

 

I read article about the process that T/MC develp the youth in a long term and invest forn their future.

Dan explains that continuous caring is decisive to improve student's future. Although students have been mentor for a while, if they are not taken caring, they would be back to dangerous life again. So, stuents should get caring gradually for their improvement. By this process, they can set a goal, and finally achieve their dream in the future.

 

Honestly,…

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Added by Song Mi Lee on February 8, 2012 at 3:59pm — 1 Comment

again

Even%20the%20poor%20can%20not%20be%20dream.doc

Added by sungheejung on February 6, 2012 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Invest in the Future of Youth

 

Today, Dan gave a project to us, and told it specifically.

He want to make a new advertisement for support students.

 

We were talking about the promoting way of T/MC(Tutor/Mentor Connectiong) to the public. Our duty is make a new page for advertisement.

T/MC sells not real products but OPPURTUNITY and HOPE. Then, it's difficult to make an advertisement, because oppurtunity and hope are not real, so presenting them is not easy. When I see below website;…

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Added by Song Mi Lee on February 6, 2012 at 4:22pm — 1 Comment

hi everyone

Even%20the%20poor%20can%20not%20be%20dream.docx

 

Dan this is jade

here are my thought

Added by sungheejung on February 6, 2012 at 4:06pm — No Comments

Intoroduce tutor/mentor organization.

Hello~



I found two non-profit organization.

The first name of org. is 'Cabrini connections, Tutor/Mentor Program'. And the second is 'Cabrini-Green Tutoring'.

Both organization have a same purpose to improve economically disadvantaged students. They make a tutoring program that operates from Mon. to Tue. after school. Additionally, they've held on diverse activity for students. Students can experience many category activity that motivates them to be grown up. It inspires… Continue

Added by Song Mi Lee on February 1, 2012 at 3:55pm — No Comments

today

i looked some website up today. " the ACE Mentor Program of america" The ACE Mentor Program of America, Inc. is working hard to make sure there are. ACE is an acronym for architecture, construction, and engineering.

The program's mission is to engage, excite and enlighten high school students to pursue careers in the integrated construction industry through mentoring; and to support their continued advancement in the industry through scholarships and grants.

especially, in…

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Added by sungheejung on February 1, 2012 at 3:49pm — No Comments

introduction ppt

Jade-TMCintro1rev.ppt

hi this is a ppt that Jade and Dan created, introducing the Tutor/Mentor Connection and the Tutor/Mentor Institute, LLC. so…

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Added by sungheejung on February 1, 2012 at 3:30pm — 1 Comment

now

im trying to make a flash movie. cuz i want to share information which i learned and studied with a lot of people. today i looked this website up to get some informations.

 

http://www.acementor.org/509

Added by sungheejung on February 1, 2012 at 3:14pm — No Comments

I can see diverse way to be benefical to volunteer.

 

When I see http://www.tutormentorexchange.net site,

there are many documents to explain T/MC.

A large number of students have finished the academic course in here.

The interviewed video shows how much students are developed.

Additionally, I found one of interesting strategies. The name is Push/Pull Strategy. It tells the relation between voulnteers and students and the much beneficial way…

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Added by Song Mi Lee on January 31, 2012 at 4:53pm — 2 Comments

What am I doing for T/MC

Hello~ I'm SongMi.



It's already been 3 weeks since I worked for T/MC. For now, I figure out what T/MC's work and what I'll do for T/MC.

T/MC helps students to engage in society and encourage them to have a job by themselves. They have a substantial research based on infrastructure in Chicago, and expanding the area by little.

Actually, my major is Fine Art in Korea, and I studied Business in IIT(Illinois Institute of Technology). Then, using both these aspects, I will…

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Added by Song Mi Lee on January 30, 2012 at 3:30pm — 2 Comments

Social Desgin Blog - great reading

In the groups and blogs on this forum you can see how interns working with me in Chicago are creating visualizations that communicate our ideas in new ways.

In this blog titled Design for…

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Added by Daniel Bassill on January 20, 2012 at 12:21pm — 1 Comment

Hello~ I'm Song Mi~

Hi Dan~ Finally, I finish my presentation about introduction. I hope that you'll like it. A pdf version is at http://www.tutormentorexchange.net/images/PDF/songmilee.pdf

Added by Song Mi Lee on January 18, 2012 at 4:30pm — 2 Comments

introduction about jade

d.ppt

 

hi dan !

this is jade

iam with you right now

this is my introduction ppt.  .

Added by sungheejung on January 16, 2012 at 12:03pm — 1 Comment

Hello~

Hello~ Dan! I'm happy to work with you. I'm impressed with the mission that the T/MC gives education and motivation for young people to work in society. I also can be consider about myself and the way that visualizing to promote other people about T/MC.

Added by Song Mi Lee on January 13, 2012 at 11:01am — 1 Comment

Drawing attention to volunteer-based tutor/mentor programs

In other articles I've pointed attention to the year-round strategy of the Tutor/Mentor Institute, LLC and Tutor/Mentor Connection and shown how the May and November conferences have helped to get stories in Chicago media.  I've now created a page on the web site where you can view and read many of these…

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Added by Daniel Bassill on September 26, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments

10,000 hours of practice to create experts in field - Malcolm Gladwell

This article quotes Malcolm Gladwell saying "if you want to shine, put in 10,000 hours".

It  goes on to say "The greatest athletes, entrepreneurs, musicians and scientists emerge only after spending at least three hours a day for a decade mastering…

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Added by Daniel Bassill on August 26, 2011 at 1:22pm — No Comments

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