Mentoring Excellence

Mentoring Excellence Frequently Asked Questions


Can I have more than one mentee apply?

Yes.  But only one can be approved for the Mentoring Excellence initiative in any new schools application cycle. 

What happens if my school gets a Proficient on the Quality Review?

You would have to earn a Well Developed on your subsequent Quality Review, which we will work to provide as quickly as possible.

What happens if my mentee retires, quits, or is fired?

If your mentee is no longer in the role of principal at any point during the time you are supporting your mentee, you are no longer eligible for the per session compensation.  

What does the application process entail?

Applicants through the mentor program must participate in the New School’s process, according to the following timelines:

Mentor Application Process
Mentee Application Process