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Mentoring


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Guidance and support provided in a variety of ways to a young person or novice (i.e. someone joining a new learning community or organisation) by an experienced person who acts as a role model, guide, tutor, coach or confidante.
Source: CEDEFOP 2008, Europe
Teaching and training personnel.
Source: TESDA 2010, Philippines
Mentoring is when a role model, or mentor, offers support to another person. A mentor has knowledge and experience in an area and shares it with the person being mentored. For example, an experienced teacher might mentor a student teacher or a teacher starting in the profession.
Source: EU Commission LLP 2007-2013, Europe

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