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The concept is to create an app that first randomly pairs youth and seniors (who can be in any location in the world). One is assigned the role of Chief Exploration Officer, and the other the role of an inhabitant of a newly discovered planet. The
A great way to build a mentor mentee relationship is for everyone to come to the table with something to offer.
You don’t need to spend hours trying to figure out if you have a match, if your skills and beliefs are organized and presented in a clear
Imagine a tutoring program that teaches kids and young people various skills (like 826 Valencia does with creative writing). Eventually those kids grow up and go on to high school and college. What if the program were to invite student alumni to volu
Youth grow up in front of and behind the camera; every moment is captured on a chip and uploaded to cyberspace. For the elderly, Kodak moments were captured less frequently, and one would have had to do the proverbial uphill climb to develop a roll o
Few things have more subtle power to effect change and engage the heart than the creative arts. I propose that using popular sites like DeviantArt users could create groups that facilitated dialogues and an exchange of pov; these could enhance unders
The concept is to pair dyslexic youth with the elderly with mild to moderate dementia, and ask the young person to help the elderly person explore an online world that does not require the use of advanced linguistic skills.
To create an awareness among younger generation that it is their duty to help elder people. They will understand the meaning of help and mentoring . The challenges they might face during mentoring will give them a better understanding of different ch