Mentors are being used in effort to boost retention, teaching skills

09/14/2009 | Sun-Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.)

Officials in a Florida district are pairing new teachers with experienced full-time mentors through a program officials hope will boost teacher retention rates. Officials say experienced teachers are more effective than beginners, but novice teachers can improve with the help of mentors.

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