Using Mentoring as a Part of Professional Development

How to Cite

Lamm, Alexa, and Amy Harder. 2009. “Using Mentoring As a Part of Professional Development”. EDIS 2009 (2).


AEC-401, a 5-page fact sheet by Alexa Lamm and Amy Harder, defines mentoring, give a brief history, and reviews the stages of the mentoring process. It will also highlight the benefits mentors, protégés, and organizations can expect from the utilization of a mentoring process. Published by the UF Department of Agricultural Education and Communication, December 2008.


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