All new-to-profession teachers are required by the Kansas State Department of Education to participate in an approved 2-year mentoring program. New-to-profession counselors, library media specialists, reading specialists, and administrators are required to participate in an approved 1-year mentoring program.
Orion's KSDE-approved mentoring programs help support districts that do not have their own programs in place. The programs are a combination of face-to-face and virtual professional learning to support mentees and mentors.
CLICK HERE for 2023-2024 Mentor Program Registration
CLICK HERE for 2023-2024 Training Dates
For questions regarding the mentoring program, please contact Tanya Jacobucci at firstname.lastname@example.org or 620-584-3300.