Mentoring & Tutoring
Influencing Urban High School Athletes
as they become our future influencers
Role of a Tutor/Mentor
As a tutor/mentor, you will be viewed as more experienced and able to pass on the benefit of that experience. However, your role is not to ‘tell’ the athlete/mentee what to do or just “provide” answers.
The role of the tutor/mentor is to:
• Listen and be supportive
• Provide non-judgemental support
• Provide guidance on issues raised
• Clarify goals of athlete/mentee
• Seek to provide appropriate new experiences that provide positive affirmation
• Help them come up with answers
by them probing and responding
to your questions
Provide consistent influence in an athlete’s life
Provide support and expertise from specialized areas of training
Effect a young athlete for life
Exposure to practical life skills
Seeing an athlete graduate with pride and self-esteem
Not feeling alone
Being supported in unfamiliar arenas
Experiencing new opportunities
Exposure to new people
A mature friend with life experiences
Able to adapt better to changes
Believed in to succeed
Extended support system for athletes
More people participating in school activities
Increase stability of athlete’s family
Athlete's increase of their GPA
More exposure of community to Orange County Public High Schools
Positive impact on recruitment and retention
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This will provide all the info needed to be approved. It will take up to 4 months to be approved. If any questions please contact OAT Academy: 407 227-0553
Interested in Tutoring or Mentoring?
• Click on to this link: MENTOR BACKGROUND CHECK
*Note: During the summer months the ADDitions and Partners in Education registration page is down temporarily for maintenance.
Follow the promptings from there to make an account.
If your background check is approved, this will allow for
you to participate in any school in the future.
Pass this on to friends and come together.