Great opportunity for you to see what it looks like to be a RISE Mentor with NO pressure to sign up.
Feel free to come and go.
Fifteen minute overview of RISE mentoring at the beginning.
Panel of parents, mentors and kids will share their experience and answer questions.
RISE Mentoring is a school-based program in which committed, caring adults from the community help students rise above obstacles and succeed in school and life.
RISE Mentoring Recognized
- Pearland ISD has been recognized as a District of Distinction by the "District Administration" magazine! Check out the full story: http://www.districtadministration.com/dod/awards/rise-mentoring
- Pearland ISD's RISE Mentoring was featured in Texas School Business magazine's "10th Annual Bragging Rights" special issue. Check out the full story: https://issuu.com/tasanet/docs/tsb_br_2016-17
RISE Mentor Appreciation Video
Reach – To gain the trust of young people, you have to be willing to reach them by knowing their world.
Inspire – As a mentor, you need to be a role model for kids.
Support – Be committed to the cause. Be present and show up. Your mentee needs to know you are unconditionally there for him or her.
Empower – Help kids see more, want more and be more than they ever thought was possible.