Ongoing Mentor Support

SEWNTP provides ongoing support for the Consortium's trained members. Some opportunities may be open to the general public who has taken a Mentor Training course for credit.

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Curriculum Update Forums

The New Teacher Center has updated the Mentor Training Curriculum. These forums are meant for participants who have been previously trained through SEWNTP & desire to be updated on the new curriculum. The required prerequisite is listed after the date. If you have completed the training 5 or more years ago and/or if you haven't mentored recently, we highly encourage you to enroll in the two-day workshop. Please contact us with any questions.

All forums will be held at the Cardinal Stritch University Main Campus from 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Cost: $0- Free to Consortium members


  • Instructional Mentoring Update: September 23, 2014
    • Prerequistie: Instructional Mentoring (no name change)
  • Observing and Conferencing Update: December 2, 2014
    • Prerequisite: Coaching & Observation Strategies
  • Using Data to Inform Instruction Update: January 20, 2015
    • Prerequisite: Analyzing Student Work
  • Designing Effective Instruction Update: March 24, 2015
    • Prerequisite: Analyzing Student Work

SEWNTP Lead Mentor Support Forums

District Lead mentors will meet for training and networking around best practices of supporting mentors in their districts. Lead mentors are identified by their district at the beginning of the school year and facilitate in-district mentor forums. Please contact Jonathan Dunn for more information about these forums.

2014-2015 Lead Mentor Forums Dates

All meetings will be held at the Cardinal Stritch University Main Campus from 4:30pm-6:30pm

  • August 20, 2014
  • October 29, 2014
  • February 25, 2015
  • April 22, 2015

Mentor Refresher Day

Participants will revisit key concepts, skills, and strategies addressed in the Mentor Professional Development Trainings, Instructional Mentoring and Coaching and Observation Strategies.

Note: Participants must have completed Instructional Mentoring and Coaching and Observations Strategies to attend the refresher day and must also be SEWNTP Consortium members

Cost: $0- Free to consoritum members

The 2014-15 Mentor Refresher Day will be held twice on August 11th at two different locations

  • August 11, 2014, 8:30am-11:30am at Greenfield School District's Central Office Board Room
  • August 11, 2014, 1:00pm-4:00pm at Mequon Thiensville School District

Analyzing Student Work Mentor Forum

Participants will reflect and discuss the successes and challenges in applying the knowledge, skills, and understandings of the training. This forum is required of Consortium and non-Consortium members who took the Using Data to Inform Instruction course for credit. Consortium member who chose not to take the Using Data to Inform Instruction course for credit are invited, as well.


All ASW Mentor Forums held at the Cardinal Stritch University Main Campus from 5:00- 7:00 p.m.

  • January 27, 2015, Follow up to the December, 2014 Using Data to Inform Instruction course
  • March 10, 2015, Follow up to the February, 2015 Using Data to Inform Instruction course

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