2018 Texas Mentoring Summit



 The UTSA Texas Mentoring Partnership invites you to join us for the 6th Annual Texas Mentoring Summit and Mentor Recognition Awards, January 11 & 12, 2018 at the University of Texas at San Antonio Downtown Campus in San Antonio, Texas.  This year's summit, Mentoring: A Pathway To and Through College & Career, will focus on the positive impact mentoring can have on student success from K-12 through college and beyond.

This special event will honor outstanding mentors and programs, feature inspiring presentations and keynote speakers, and provide a chance for guests to network with leading mentoring professionals and mentoring advocates from across Texas. This event is an Official San Antonio Tricentennial Event. 

Nominate an Outstanding Mentor, Program or Advocate 

Submit a Conference Proposal (Deadline extended to Nov. 20th) 

Registration & Accommodations link coming soon.
General Registration -$150
Student Registration- $125
Presenter Registration- Reduced Rate By Invitation
Register here: https://giving.utsa.edu/page.aspx?pid=1653

Award Luncheon

Please join us for the awards luncheon at the Texas Mentoring Summit as we celebrate the accomplishments of mentors throughout Texas. Mentoring awards  are presented in several categories. The 2018 Annual Mentor Recognition Luncheon is included as part of the Texas Mentoring Summit.

Advanced registration is required and can be made by registering online or by calling the Institute of P-20 Initiatives at (210) 458-2904. During the annual luncheon, mentoring efforts of attendees are recognized in support of National Mentoring Month.

Show your support for mentoring by purchasing a luncheon registration for a mentor in our community or a mentor at your business. Please note that your registration is used to support the efforts of the Texas Mentoring Partnership. For more information contact Belinda Harmon, MPA, Director of Community Outreach, at Belinda.Harmon@utsa.edu.

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Register for the National Mentoring Summit http://www.mentoring.org/national-mentoring-summit/

The Texas Mentoring Partnership Summit is a program of the UTSA Institute for P-20 Initiatives. http://p20.utsa.edu/

Event Flier- https://utsa.givepulse.com/document/download?key=0d770fa8a07228d81d45f17cc3898304


We look forward to seeing you in San Antonio at the UTSA Downtown Campus located at 501 W. Cesar Chavez Blvd. San Antonio, TX 78207

Event: 2018 Texas Mentoring Summit


Pre-conference Welcome Reception- Thursday, January 11, 2018 Time 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. (More information will be sent to registered guests.)

Check-in & Continental Breakfast: 8:00-8:30 a.m. on Friday, January 12, 2018, UTSA Downtown Campus Conference Center, Durango Building. Parking in Lot D3

Summit Start Time: 8:30 a.m. on Friday, January 12, 2018
8:30 AM   Welcome & Opening Plenary
9:00 AM   Brian Sales, MENTOR
11:00 AM Dr. Michael Karcher, UTSA
11:30 AM Breakout I
12:30 PM Awards Luncheon/Networking
2:00 PM  Breakout II
3:00 PM  Closing Plenary
4:00 PM  Group Photo/Door Prizes/Evaluation
4:30 PM Adjourn

Summit End Time: 4:30 p.m. on Friday, January 12, 2018

Session Details

Opening Plenary:  Cultural Competantcy by  Brian Sales and  Texas Mentoring Partnership Data Snapshot by Dr. Michael Karcher
AM  Sessions  
Title Organization
*No one is Talking to the Mentees - Exploring the Concept of Mentorability  PACE at TxState/UTA
*Mi Hermanas Keeper Toolkit: A practice resource for administering culturally relevant mentoring services to Latina youth SW Key Program
Access College & Excel Scholar Program: Promoting Academic Success through Academic Services, including Peer Mentoring UTSA ACE Program
Improving Outcomes for Boys and Men of Color through Mentoring Project Males at SAC
PM Sessions  
Title Organization
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*Creating safe pathways for healthy and thriving critical mentoring relationships:   Trauma-Informed tools for healthy school-based mentoring relationships and restorative practice Manor ISD
*Ensuring Positive Youth Development in Every Program Texas A &M, Sequor Youth Dev.
Building your team: The importance of a structured mentoring program PACE at TxState 

Closeing Plenary: Mentoring in the 21st Century presented by Pamila Grant of Mentoring Works Washington

Conference Hotel: 
Doubletree by Hilton San Antonio Downtown Hotel

502 W. Cesar Chavez Blvd. San Antonio, TX 78207

UTSA-Texas Meeting Summit 2018 Reservation Link Group code TMS

Jennifer Perez, Event Meetings Manager



15 People | 2 Impacts | 6 Hours | 171 Total Economic Impact