Tackling Educational Failure
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Tackling Educational Failure

Fifteen year old Sophie from Southwark was not an easy pupil to teach. Her attendance at school was erratic and when she did turn up she showed anger and frustration at those in authority. Like thousands of others in the UK showing similar behaviour she was on the verge of being permanently excluded ...
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What every mentor needs
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What every mentor needs

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 "Success is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm." - Winston Churchill. Youthwork is hard. It's one of those areas of life where it's really difficult to measure the impact of your work. This means that you can go months and even years investing into young people without kn ...
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The future of XLM
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The future of XLM

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XL-Mentoring National was launched in the summer of 2013 and has now been operating for a little over 6 months. It is incredibly exciting that over 100 churches now have trained coordinators and mentors, and more than 800 people from all over the U.K. have enquired about taking the course.Over this ...
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Sharing Our Experience
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Sharing Our Experience

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We’ve just held the launch of our mentoring programme and as we’re really excited to be finally getting going wanted to share some of our enthusiasm with you all and a little bit about how we went about it.Back in Nov 2012 at Youthwork the Conference we sensed God confirming to us that we needed ...
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